ST. HELENA PARISH, LA (WAFB) - State Police say a Zachary man was killed in a single vehicle crash that took place early Saturday morning in St. Helena Parish. The crash happened on La. 37 near La. 449 around 6:30 am.
Investigators say Cody Damico, 29, was traveling eastbound on La. 37 near mile 41, when for unknown reasons he veered left, crossed the center line and traveled off the road. His vehicle then hit a utility pole, overturned and came to rest in a ditch. Damico was not wearing a seat belt and was ejected from the vehicle. He sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.
It is unknown whether impairment was factor in this crash. Toxicology samples have been submitted for analysis. The crash remains under investigation.