Posted: Apr 19, 2013 10:38 AM by KATC(PHOTO COURTESY: MGN ONLINE)
One man is dead after his car was discovered in a canal in Iberia Parish.
Friday morning at 6:50 am deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Traffic Unit and Iberia Parish Fire District One responded to a single vehicle crash at South Lewis Street and Kingdom Circle near the Port of Iberia.
Sheriff Louis Ackal says the vehicle was located overturned in a canal along South Lewis Street and a single person was located in the vehicle. The man had no signs of life and was pronounced dead by the Iberia Parish Coroners Office.
The cause of the crash is still under investigation.
The deceased person's identity is being withheld until next of kin can be notified.