Driver killed in fiery vehicle crash in Ascension Parish

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Louisiana State Police

GONZALES, La (BRPROUD)- Troopers with the Louisiana State Police investigated a single vehicle crash on LA Hwy 431 north of LA Hwy 621 in Ascension Parish shortly after midnight.

The initial investigation revealed that 24-year-old Grant Griffin was traveling northbound on LA Hwy 431 in a 2001 Dodge Ram. Griffin exited the roadway and struck a culvert bordering the roadway, and the truck engulfed in flames.

Griffin was pronounced dead at the scene.

This is an ongoing investigation.

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