Driver of 4-wheeler critical after wreck with truck

Man critical after losing control of 4-wheeler

BAKER, LA (WAFB) - The driver of a 4-wheeler is in critical condition after a wreck involving a truck.

The crash happened around 4 p.m. on Groom Road near Husband Street in Baker. Emergency officials confirm the driver of the 4-wheeler sustained critical injuries.

Chief Carl Dunn with the Baker Police Department says the man injured is a 29-year-old man who lost control of the 4-wheeler while illegally driving it down a city street.

A Budget rental truck coming from the opposite direction collided with the 4-wheeler after failing to brake in time.

Investigators believe the 4-wheeler may have been at fault for the wreck, however, the investigation continues.

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