DeSota Parish, LA – Teen Killed in Car Crash on US-84 near Natural Gas Rd
DeSota Parish, LA (June 4, 2021) – Emergency crews were requested at the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Wednesday afternoon that ultimately claimed the life of a teen from Mansfield.
At approximately 1:30 p.m., on June 2, the Louisiana State Police responded to the scene of a crash on US Highway 84. Reports from the LSP show that a 2012 Dodge Challenger was traveling east on US Highway 84 when it exited the roadway near Natural Gas Road.
The vehicle then struck a concrete retaining wall. A 15-year-old male inside the vehicle suffered fatal injuries and was declared deceased at the scene. At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the victim who lost their life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Car Accidents in Louisiana
Over 650 people lose their lives in traffic-related accidents across Louisiana each year. In many cases, victims lose their lives due to the negligent actions of others. These unpredictable collisions have a devastating impact on surviving friends and family members. Not only are families left with the mental and emotional pain and suffering of enduring the loss of a loved one, but they often face towering financial burdens from burial expenses, funeral costs, and the loss of income. Even though most drivers are careful, there is no way to predict how others are going to act. As a result, many people end up injured or lose their lives in accidents due to the negligence of others. When victims are fatally injured in accidents, due to the negligent or reckless actions of others, their family should reach out to a wrongful death attorney in Louisiana as soon as possible. Families may have an array of legal options available to help them recover.
Working with a skilled and responsive legal team will ensure your family is able to move forward in the best way possible. Our team at Smiley Law Firm truly cares about the well-being of our clients. When families lose loved ones in accidents, our team works to provide them with the best chances of holding wrongdoers accountable and getting the justice they deserve. It is important that you have a team by your side that is committed to guiding and assisting you every step of the way. Our car accident attorneys in Louisiana are truly concerned about our clients. For this reason, we work diligently to ensure they are able to maximize their recoveries and get the justice they deserve. If your loved one has lost their life as a result of a car accident, reach out to our personal injury attorneys in Louisiana at your earliest convenience. By calling our team at 504-688-3494 or 504-822-2222, we can schedule a free case evaluation at your earliest convenience to explore the legal options available to you.
Note: These posts are constructed with the use of secondary sources. These sources include but are not limited to local and state news stories, local and state police accident reports, social media platforms, and eyewitness accounts about injury accidents that take place in New Orleans and throughout Louisiana. We did not independently verify the fact surrounding this accident. If you locate any information that is inaccurate, please contact our firm and we will correct the post to reflect the most accurate information available. We will also remove this post upon request.
Disclaimer: These posts are created to raise awareness about the dangers of driving in Louisiana. We hope that by casting light on serious accidents like this one, other drivers will take heed, and avoid being seriously injured in a similar accident. This post is not a solicitation for business. The information contained in this post is not intended to be legal or medical advice. The photo used in this post was not taken at the accident scene.
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