Crowley man dies in single-vehicle crash

CROWLEY, LA (KPLC) - The following is a press release from the Acadia Parish Sheriff's Office:

A 20-yea-old Crowley man has died, the result of a single-vehicle accident shortly before 4 p.m. Saturday afternoon.

According to Acadia Parish Sheriff Wayne Melancon, the accident occurred in the 1500 block of Lovell Street in Crowley and was reported around 3:47 p.m.

Sheriff Melancon has identified the victim as Seth Courville.

Investigating officers advised that according to witnesses, the driver of the vehicle was traveling at a high rate of speed when he overcorrected and hit a ditch.

The Acadia Parish Coroner's Office pronounced the driver dead at the scene.

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