PLAQUEMINE, La (BRPROUD) – Louisiana State Police responded to a single-vehicle crash on Bayou Road in Iberville Parish where a 20-year-old man was killed.
Through an investigation, Troopers learned that around 11 p.m., 24-year-old Casey Jones was driving east on Bayou Road at the intersection of Enterprise Boulevard in a 2004 Nissan 3066 with 20-year-old Dallen Babin as a passenger. For reasons still being investigated, the Nissan went off the roadway to the right and hit a tree.
Babin was not wearing his seatbelt and was pronounced dead at the scene. Jones was also not wearing a seatbelt and was sent to a hospital with serious injuries. A toxicology sample was taken as part of the investigation.
LSP reminds all travelers to wear seatbelts.