IBERVILLE PARISH, LA (WAFB) - A 79-year-old man died after crashing his vehicle in Iberville Parish, officials say.
According to the Louisiana State Police, the crash happened shortly after 6 p.m. on Tuesday, August 9. Investigators say Sterling Cedotal, of White Castle, was driving westbound on LA 69 when his vehicle went off the road and hit a dirt mound.
Cedotal's truck became airborne after hitting the dirt mound and landed upright in a field.
Troopers say Cedotal was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash and was seriously injured. He was transported to a local hospital where he later died.
Investigators do not believe impairment was a factor.