Feb 17, 2014 8:21 AM by KATC
A Ville Platte man is dead after a motorcycle crash in Evangeline Parish. The incident happened Saturday evening, February 16, just after 6 p.m. on Crooked Creed Parkway (LA3187) near Red Lick Road.
Louisiana State Police say 60 year old Terry Thrasher crossed the centerline, traveled off the left side of the road and struck a tree.
Thrasher was ejected from his motorcycle and pronounced dead at the scene.
Thrasher was not wearing a helmet, and the cause of the crash in ongoing.