State Police investigating fatal motorcycle accident in Donaldsonville

State Police investigating fatal motorcycle accident in Donaldsonville

DONALDSONVILLE, LA (WAFB) -
Louisiana State Police are investigating a fatal motorcycle accident that happened in Donaldsonville Saturday night.

State Police say the accident happened just after 10 p.m. on LA 70.

According to investigators, 38-year-old Ron Clark was riding his 2007 Kawasaki Vulcan motorcycle when it began to drift from the right lane, into the left lane and then off of the road. Clark then struck a street sign and was ejected off of the motorcycle.

Although Clark wad wearing a helmet at the time of the accident, Clark received serious injures as a result of the crash. He was transported to Prevost Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

It is currently unknown if Clark was impaired at the time of the accident. A routine toxicology test was taken and will be analyzed by the Ascension Parish Coroner's Office.

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