Posted: May 26, 2013 3:40 PM by KATC
The St. Martin parish sheriff's office in investigating a fatal crash in St. Martinville.
Deputies say the single vehicle crash happened just before 11:00 A.M. in the 1100 block of Isle Labbe Road. Deputies say when they arrived the vehicle was on fire. Firefighters were able to quickly extinguished the fire, but deputies say, the lone occupant didn't survive.
Deputies say, 32-year-old Joseph Guillot IV, of Catahoula, appeared to be traveling eastbound on Isle Labbe Road when for unknown reasons, Guillot left the roadway, hitting a tree, causing major damage to the vehicle. Guillot died on scene.
The cause of the crash remains under investigation at this time.