Man killed in overnight boating accident on Hope Canal in St. John Parish

Wildlife and Fisheries Commission

St. John Parish, La. -(WGNO)- Agents of the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries are investigating a fatal boating accident on the Hope Canal in St. John Parish.

According to investigators, a man was killed in a single vessel crash around 3 a.m.

They have not yet released the name of the victim or any details of the accident at this time.

We will keep you updated with future developments  in this case as they become available.