LSP investigate 5 fatal crashes over Independence Day weekend - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

LSP investigate 5 fatal crashes over Independence Day weekend

Posted: Updated:
(SOURCE: MGN Online) (SOURCE: MGN Online)
  • More Local NewsLocalMore>>

  • Authorities searching for missing 14-year-old Welsh girl

    Authorities searching for missing 14-year-old Welsh girl

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 10:39 AM EDT2014-07-29 14:39:03 GMT
    Authorities need the public’s help in locating a missing 14-year-old Welsh girl.More >>
    Authorities need the public’s help in locating a missing 14-year-old Welsh girl.More >>
  • Authorities investigating St. Mary Drive shooting

    Authorities investigating St. Mary Drive shooting

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 5:39 AM EDT2014-07-29 09:39:31 GMT
    Authorities are investigating a Sunday shooting in the 1300 block of St. Mary Drive in Lake Charles.More >>
    Authorities are investigating a Sunday shooting in the 1300 block of St. Mary Drive in Lake Charles.More >>
  • Family united with old family photos

    Family united with old family photos

    Family united with old family photos

    Monday, July 28 2014 11:53 PM EDT2014-07-29 03:53:17 GMT
    A Lake Charles man, Rick Buller, found old photo wheels with picture slides where his aunt works, Brussard Gregg and Neal Bookkeeping and Tax Service in Lake Charles. These photos became a mission for him to find out whose they were.More >>
    A Lake Charles man, Rick Buller, found old photo wheels with picture slides where his aunt works, Brussard Gregg and Neal Bookkeeping and Tax Service in Lake Charles. These photos became a mission for him to find out whose they were.More >>

The Louisiana State Police investigated five fatal crashes that resulted in a total six deaths this past weekend, according to a news release from the agency.

Troop D in the Houma area investigated two fatal crashes that resulted in two deaths. Troop E in Alexandria investigated one crash resulting in one death. Troop F in Monroe investigated one crash resulting in one death, and Troop I in Lafayette investigated one crash resulting in two deaths.

Three of the deceased were not wearing seat belts, and at least one of the crashes is suspected to have involved impairment.

There were no fatal crashes handled by the LSP in the Lake Charles area during the Independence Day weekend.

To report suspected impaired drivers or unsafe roadway conditions, dial *LSP (*577) from your cellular phone to reach the State Police office closest to you.

Copyright 2013 KPLC. All rights reserved.

Powered by WorldNow