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28-year-old killed in ATV crash in Breaux Bridge

Fatal crash
Posted at 2:46 PM, Jan 11, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-11 16:50:04-05

One person has died after an ATV crash on Anderson and Louise St. in Breaux Bridge on Saturday.

Police identified the driver as 28-year-old Jerrell Batiste.

Spokesman for the department Assistant Chief Terry Latiolais said police were called to the intersection around 1:45 p.m. this afternoon in reference to a single vehicle crash involving a 4-wheeler.

Asst. Chief Latiolais said the driver was traveling on Louise St. and for unknown reasons, went off the roadway, hit a culvert, and flipped. The driver was ejected.

Batiste died at the scene from injuries sustained in the crash.