BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - At least one person is dead following an early Monday morning crash on the interstate.
According to Louisiana State Police, the wreck happened on I-10 near Airline highway (US 61) shortly before 3:30 a.m. on Monday, July 1.
Donald Bozeman, 60, was killed in the crash.
The initial investigation by police revealed the crash occurred as Bozeman was driving a 2013 Toyota Camry westbound on I-10. For reasons still under investigation, Bozeman ran off the right side of the roadway. Upon leaving the roadway, the vehicle struck a large concrete overpass support beam. After striking the support beam, the vehicle became engulfed in flames.
Impairment is unknown at this time, but a toxicology sample was taken from Bozeman for processing.