Man Ejected From Car Not Wearing Seatbelt

A man was ejected from his car Monday night in an accident on Highway 117 in Nachitoches Parish.

21-year-old Joshua Dale Broadway of Provencal, Louisiana died at the scene.

Authorities believe he lost control and ran off the road before crashing into a utility pole. A passenger in the car, 19-year-old Brittany Jordan, was also ejected but suffered only moderate injuries. She was transported to LSUMC. A third passenger, 21-year-old Robert Stringer received moderate injuries and was taken to Natchitoches Regional. None of the people in the car were wearing a seatbelt.

Routine toxicology tests are pending.

Natchitoches Parish Coroner's Office will conduct an investigation to determine the exact cause of death.