SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) - A Greenwood man is dead after his motorcycle struck a horse in Caddo Parish. The Sheriff's Office says the accident happened about 6 a.m. Thursday in the 7600 block of Jefferson Paige Road, near Alma Road. Deputies say 53-year-old Mathew Hale was westbound on a 2012... more »
AZTEC, N.M. (AP) - Sheriff's officials in a northwestern New Mexico county say a motorcyclist from Louisiana and the driver of a sports utility vehicle have died after a collision. San Juan County Sheriff's spokeswoman Beth Utley says three men were riding their motorcycles south on U.S. 550 at midmorning... more »
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - A motorcycle rider from Louisiana has become the latest fatality on an East Tennessee mountain road. According to WBIR-TV in Knoxville, 60-year-old John Henson of Carencro, La., was riding on U.S. 129 just below the Great Smoky Mountains National Park on Wednesday when he ran off... more »
EDGARD, La. (AP) - State police are investigating a fatal crash in St. John the Baptist Parish after a motorcyclist sped away from sheriff's detectives in St. James Parish and ran into a stopped vehicle. Troopers say detective noticed a motorcycle parked on the shoulder of the Veterans Memorial Bridge... more »
METAIRIE, La. (AP) - State police say a 25-year-old motorcyclist was killed in an accident on Interstate 10 in Metairie. Trooper Evan Harrell tells The Times-Picayune Nicholas Miller of Jefferson was killed shortly before 5 a.m. Sunday on eastbound I-10 near the Bonnabel Boulevard exit. Harrell said Miller tried to... more »
SLIDELL, La. (AP) - State police say a 51-year-old Slidell man was killed and a woman was injured when the motorcycle they were riding ran off Interstate 12 in Slidell. Troopers say Paul Roudolfich was not wearing a state Department of Transportation-approved helmet when his 2006 Harley-Davidson ran off the... more »
A motorcyclist is dead after a two vehicle crash on LA 1111 near LA 1112 in Acadia Parish.
Troopers say 35-year-old Robert Hollier of Crowley crossed the center line on Highway 1111, colliding head-on with an oncoming car. Hollier was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced... more »
SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) - Shreveport Police say a man riding a motorcycle has been killed in a crash on an Interstate 20 entrance ramp. It happened at about 11:25 p.m. Thursday. The man, identified as 33-year-old Daniel Eric Cook of Mooringsport, was riding his motorcycle on the westbound entrance ramp... more »
SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) - Authorities say a prominent northwest Louisiana eye surgeon died after a buck knocked him off his motorcycle just outside of Shreveport. LSU Hospital spokeswoman Elaine King says that 71-year-old Dr. William Steen Jr. died Thursday afternoon. Caddo Parish Sheriff Steve Prator says that Steen was wearing... more »
Last night, a crash involving two vehicles killed a man from DeRidder, LA.
Troopers responded to the crash around 7:25 pm, which occurred on LA Hwy 112 east of US Hwy 171. The crash involved a 1999 Chevrolet Suburban, driven by Jessie J. Calhoun (W/M 58 yrs) of... more »