Fatal wreck reported on Hwy. 431 in Ascension Parish

Fatal wreck reported on Hwy. 431 in Ascension Parish
Scene of fatal wreck on Hwy. 431 (Source: WAFB)
Scene of fatal wreck on Hwy. 431 (Source: WAFB)

ASCENSION PARISH, LA (WAFB) - UPDATE: On Saturday, state police identified the driver of the vehicle as Daniel Walker, 31, of Sorrento.

ORIGINAL STORY:
A fatal wreck occurred in Ascension Parish Friday night, says Louisiana State Police.

According to LSP, the wreck occurred Friday, March 10 on Hwy. 431 about a mile east of Airline. One person is confirmed dead in this single-vehicle wreck.

A WAFB reporter on the scene of the wreck reported seeing a silver, Chevy car in a ditch after it left the roadway. It's currently unclear how the vehicle got in the ditch in the first place.

No further details are currently available. We will continue to update this story with more information as it becomes available.

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