KILLIAN, La. (BRPROUD) – 18-year-old Michael McKinney, of Springfield, was killed in a single-vehicle crash on Thursday, May 27.
The deadly crash took place at approximately 9:30 p.m. on LA Hwy 22 east of LA Hwy 444.
The 18-year-old was driving “westbound on LA Hwy 22 in a 1994 Chevrolet Silverado” at the time of the crash.
McKinney was not wearing a seat belt and at some point, the Silverado left the road and turned over.
The 18-year-old was thrown from the vehicle and later pronounced dead at a local hospital.
Authorities are awaiting toxicology results from McKinney.