One killed in ATV crash in West Baton Rouge Parish

One killed in ATV crash in West Baton Rouge Parish
An ATV crash in West Baton Rouge Parish claimed the life of Shaun Duplantis, 44, shortly before 6 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 11. (Source: Pexels)

BRUSLY, La. (WAFB) - An ATV crash in West Baton Rouge Parish claimed the life of Shaun Duplantis, 44, shortly before 6 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 11.

Louisiana State Police troopers found Duplantis was traveling on LA Highway 989-1 when he exited the roadway, entered a ditch, and struck a tree bordering the roadway. The reason Duplantis left the roadway remains under investigation.

Duplantis sustained serious injuries as a result of the crash and was transported to a local hospital. He later died from his injuries.

The crash remains under investigation.

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