Man killed in single car crash in Ascension Parish

Damon Thomas (Source: Ascension Sheriff's Office)
Damon Thomas (Source: Ascension Sheriff's Office)

GEISMAR, LA (WAFB) - A Baton Rouge man was killed earlier this week in a crash on Stevenson Rd. in Geismar.

The Ascension Sheriff's Office says Damon Thomas, 35, was driving on Stevenson Rd. near Highway 73 when he lost control of his vehicle and veered off the road.

Investigators say Thomas wasn't wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash and was thrown from the car.

According to reports, deputies believe alcohol may have been a factor in the crash.  Test results are pending from the State Police Crime Lab.

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