On Tuesday, June 23, Louisiana State Police were called to the scene of an accident that occurred on Scenic Highway. One person was hurt, and another was killed in the car crash. The driver believed responsible is facing criminal charges for the incident.
According to reports, at approximately 7:30 a.m., the driver of a box truck -- a 27-year-old female -- was operating her vehicle southbound on the highway when she hit a vehicle that had stalled in the lane. The box truck smashed into the back of the car, killing the 11-year-old boy who was sitting in the back seat. The driver of the car was not restrained and suffered injuries in the wreck. This individual was transported to a medical center for the treatment of unspecified injuries.