Posted: Oct 15, 2012 11:17 AM by Ian Auzenne
Updated: Oct 15, 2012 11:40 AM
A Scott man is dead after an alleged drunk driver ran a red light and slammed into his truck. The crash took place just before midnight at the corner of Ambassador Caffery and Eraste Landry Road. Police have identified the victim as 24-year-old Daniel Short. The other driver, 46-year-old Alfredo Tierrablanca of Texas, survived. He is charged with vehicular homicide, OWI, and failure to obey a traffic signal. The crash remains under investigation.