DENHAM SPRINGS, La. (BRProud) – Louisiana State Police responded to a fatal crash around 10:30 p.m. on Tuesday.
Daniel Ferguson, 57, of Pride was pronounced dead at the scene.
The crash scene was in the vicinity of “LA Hwy 64 (Magnolia Beach Rd.) east of LA Hwy 1019 in Livingston Parish,” according to the Louisiana State Police.
The initial investigation shows that Ferguson was riding a 2009 Harley Davidson west on La Hwy 64 when he lost control around a curve.
The Harley Davidson ended up hitting a ditch after overturning.
LSP says, “despite the fact he was wearing a DOT approved helmet, Ferguson sustained fatal injuries.”
Authorities do believe that impairment may have played a part in this fatal crash.
Investigators are waiting for the results of the toxicology sample that was taken from Ferguson.
The investigation into this crash remains ongoing.