Man arrested for DWI after fiery crash - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Man arrested for DWI after fiery crash

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) -

A local man faces a 2nd DWI charge in less than a week. Lake Charles Police arrested Clevend McCraney, 25, for DWI 2nd offense after he crashed his car at the westbound foot of the I-210 Bridge Sunday afternoon.

According to police McCraney was driving at a high speed west bound on the Interstate when he tried to change lanes. Officers said he misjudged the distance of the car in front of him, hitting the car and running off the road. He then slammed into the retainer wall causing the car to catch on fire.

Lake Charles Police also arrested McCraney for DWI on September 29th. 

Copyright 201 KPLC. All rights reserved.

  • More Local NewsNewsMore>>

  • Cold weather poses threats to cats, dogs

    Cold weather poses threats to cats, dogs

    Tuesday, January 16 2018 12:30 PM EST2018-01-16 17:30:06 GMT
    (Source: Candy Rodriguez/KPLC)(Source: Candy Rodriguez/KPLC)

    As the temperatures continue to drop across Southwest Louisiana, be aware that cold weather poses serious threats to your pets' health.  According to the American Veterinary Medical Association, cold weather may worsen some medical conditions, such as arthritis. Just like people, pets' cold tolerance can vary from pet to pet based on their coat, body fat stores, activity level, and health. The organization has the following recommendations for pet owners during freezing temperat...

    More >>

    As the temperatures continue to drop across Southwest Louisiana, be aware that cold weather poses serious threats to your pets' health.  According to the American Veterinary Medical Association, cold weather may worsen some medical conditions, such as arthritis. Just like people, pets' cold tolerance can vary from pet to pet based on their coat, body fat stores, activity level, and health. The organization has the following recommendations for pet owners during freezing temperat...

    More >>
  • SLIDESHOW: Winter Weather

    SLIDESHOW: Winter Weather

    Tuesday, January 16 2018 12:29 PM EST2018-01-16 17:29:58 GMT

    Winter weather hits Southwest Louisiana for the second time this season.

    More >>

    Winter weather hits Southwest Louisiana for the second time this season.

    More >>
  • Sunrise birthdays: Jan. 16

    Sunrise birthdays: Jan. 16

    Tuesday, January 16 2018 10:20 AM EST2018-01-16 15:20:00 GMT
    Happy birthday to our Sunrise birthdays for Jan. 16:More >>
    Happy birthday to our Sunrise birthdays for Jan. 16:More >>
Powered by Frankly