One dead after fiery single-vehicle crash on I-10 in Ascension Parish

One dead after fiery single-vehicle crash on I-10 in Ascension Parish

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.

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