February 17, 2014 8:21 AM
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... more »
November 11, 2013 9:54 AM
CHATHAM, La. (AP) - A 42-year-old Ruston man was killed when his motorcycle ran off a Jackson Parish road and struck a utility pole. Trooper Albert Paxton says Daniel Tully was pronounced dead at the scene by the Jackson Parish Coroner's Office Saturday morning. Paxton says alcohol use is not... more »
May 18, 2013 7:48 PM
A single vehicle crash on LA Highway 3000 north of Interstate 10 which claimed the life of a Lafayette man and off duty Lafayette Police Officer. Troopers say on May 18, 2013, shortly before 2:00 p.m., 45-year-old Richard "Ricky" Rees, an off-duty Lafayette Police Lieutenant, was driving a 2013 Harley... more »
November 22, 2012 4:47 AM
A motorcycle crash just north of Scott is the cause of one injury.
La highway 93 was the scene of a major motorcycle crash Wednesday night. Lafayette police say around 11:49 pm a motorcycle and a vehicle were involved in an accident. The motorcyclist sustained some injuries.
November 22, 2012 4:22 AM
A major vehicle crash on Kaliste Saloom Road and Rue Louis XIV happened happened just after 11pm Wednesday night. Lafayette police department have cleared the scene. There was one fatality.
Other details are minimal at this time.
May 15, 2012 7:37 AM
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Baton Rouge police are investigated a fatal crash involving an SUV and motorcycle. Sgt. Don Kelly said in a news release that 42-year-old Harold Irvin Anderson of Maringouin was driving motorcycle around 12:05 p.m. Monday when it collided with an SUV. Kelly said Anderson applied... more »
April 17, 2012 12:38 AM
Nearly two weeks after a crash that nearly killed him, a Lafayette motorcyclist is hoping his story will serve as a reminder for drivers to share the road.
Chris Olsted suffered two fractured legs, including a compound fracture in the April 6th crash with an SUV on West Congress... more »
February 7, 2012 6:22 AM
Breaking news this morning, Lafayette emergency officials are on the scene of an accident in the 900 block of Pinhook road. Witnesses say truck has collided with a motorcyclist.
May 8, 2011 3:21 PM
A crash involving two motorcycles on LA 91 near Regan Road in Acadia Parish Saturday night claimed the life of an Iota man. According to Louisiana State Police, 50 year old Joseph Miller, of Iota, was travelling north on LA 91, next to another motorcycle and while negotiating a right... more »
April 3, 2011 8:11 PM
A Breaux Bridge woman was killed Sunday in a two vehicle crash on LA 352 (Henderson Levee Road) in Henderson. According to Louisiana State Police, 20 year old Ciera Lafleur was driving a motorcycle, negotiating a left curve, when she crossed the center line and struck a pickup truck head... more »
December 19, 2010 4:03 PM
WESTLAKE, La. (AP) - Louisiana State Police are investigating a two-vehicle accident that killed a 32-year-old Lake Charles man. Troopers say in a news release that Hector W. Rodriguez-Ocasio was on a motorcycle Saturday traveling south on Louisiana Highway 378 north of Westlake in Calcasieu Parish. The release says physical... more »
October 31, 2010 11:38 PM
One person is dead after a motorcycle accident in Stephensville.
Deputies say, a motorcycle traveling north on LA 997 crossed the center the line, when it was struck by a vehicle coming in the other direction. The motorcyclist, 19-year-old Blake Mayon, was pronounced dead at the scene.
September 20, 2010 9:43 AM
NEW ORLEANS - Authorities say a New Orleans man was killed after the motorcycle he was driving crashed into the guardrail of the Judge Seeber Bridge over the Industrial Canal. John Gagliano, chief investigator at the Orleans Parish Coroner's Office, says that 28-year-old Early Brooks died about 5 a.m. Saturday... more »
July 29, 2010 1:32 PM
UPDATE: Release of Preliminary Findings Traffic investigators have released the identity of the victim in this morning's fatal crash as Jacob C. Theriot (23) of Lafayette. The driver of the vehicle, Brittany Davis of Ville Platte, was cited for Failure to Yield at an Intersection and issued a Notice of... more »
July 16, 2010 7:08 PM
On the afternoon of Friday July 16, 2010 at 3:53 PM, officers with the Lafayette Police Department responded to a major vehicle crash located in the 600 Blk of Acadian Hills Ln, near the intersection of Distribution Dr. The crash involved a motorcycle and a car. The driver of the... more »
March 26, 2010 4:29 PM
PHOENIX (AP) Phoenix police on Friday identified three men killed when a dump truck slammed into a group of motorcycles stopped at a red light. The crash also injured six others, two critically. Police spokesman Officer Luis Samudio (suh-MOO-dee-oh) says two of the men were Phoenix-area residents, while a third... more »
March 26, 2010 4:29 PM
PHOENIX (AP) Another person has died from injuries after a dump truck slammed into a group of motorcycles stopped at a red light in north Phoenix. Authorities say 47-year-old Dayle Veronica Downs-Totonchi died in a Phoenix hospital Friday. Two other Arizonans and a Louisiana man were killed at the scene... more »
December 4, 2009 10:51 AM
3:30 pm update
The victim in the crash is identified as Malorie Alyce Chiasson (20) of Scott. The crash remains under investigation.
The family of Malorie Chaisson is asking the community for donations to help with funeral arrangements. Donations can be made at any Home Bank location. Please... more »