PEARL RIVER, Miss. (WGNO) — The Louisiana State Police have identified the driver in a fatal single-vehicle crash on Interstate 59.
The incident occurred shortly after 3 p.m. on Saturday, just south of the Mississippi state line in St. Tammany Parish.
The crash claimed the life of 29-year-old Travis Ledale House of Bay Springs, Miss., when his 2001 Mercury Grand Marquis ran off the road while traveling southbound on I-59.
The car reportedly veered into the right lane before heading down an embankment and eventually hitting a tree on the driver’s side.
The driver was properly restrained, but sustained fatal injuries during the crash.