Man dies after box truck runs off road in West Feliciana Parish

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ST. FRANCISVILLE, La. (BRPROUD) – Laverna Howard, 66, of McComb, Miss. was killed on Monday in a single vehicle crash.

The deadly crash took place around 11 p.m. on LA Hwy 964.

Howard was driving a 2016 Freightliner box truck at the time of the crash.

According to the Louisiana State Police, “the Freightliner ran off the roadway to the right and struck a ditch bordering the roadway.”

Howard was pronounced dead at the scene.

LSP is unable to determine whether Howard was wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash.

Investigators are awaiting toxicology results from Laverna Howard.

The investigation into this deadly crash remains ongoing.

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