Nov 26, 2013 12:05 PM by katc
A Mississippi man is dead after a single vehicle crash in St. Martin Parish. Troopers say it happened at 10:15 pm Monday on LA Highway 31 near Joseph Road.
According to investigators, 51 year old Eric Toy of Hattiesburg, Mississippi was driving a 2008 GMC Acadia on North LA 31 when he traveled off the left side of the road, hit a ditch embankment and utility pole. Troopers say the vehicle overturned during the crash. Troopers say Toy was wearing a seatbelt, but he was pronounced dead at the scene.
Troopers say is unknown if impairment was a factor in the crash. The crash remains under investigation.