Man killed in Haughton wreck

Haughton, LA(KSLA)-Police responded to the scene of a fatal car accident that happened around 1 PM Friday in Haughton.

Police tell KSLA News 12 that an 84-year-old man was driving west on Route 3227 when he veered off the road and hit a tree.

Witnesses say they saw the man slumped over his steering wheel before the crash happened.

Police believe the driver possibly suffered some sort of medical attack because he never applied the breaks.

He was taken to LSU Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.

The name of the victim has not been released yet pending notification of family.