Fatal Truck Accident In LaSalle Parish Over the Weekend
Posted on Jan 29 , 2013
A 40-year-old truck driver died Saturday in a single-vehicle fatal truck accident in LaSalle Parish, as reported by Louisiana State Police Troop E. According to reports, Christopher W. Travis from Grayson, died in the accident on Big Bend Road. Travis was driving a 2004 Kenworth truck loaded with logs. He was going south when he lost control of the truck and went off the road and crashed into a tree. The impact from the crash caused the load of logs to shift forward and crush the cab. It is reported that Travis was not wearing his seatbelt and was pronounced dead at the scene. The crash remains under investigation. Our sincerest thoughts and prayers go out to the family and friends of Christopher Travis.