SABINE PARISH, La. (KSLA) - Louisiana State Police are investigating a single-vehicle crash that left one man dead on U.S. Highway 171, north of Whitfield Road.
The crash happened around 8:15 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 8.
Zachary T. Dube, 22, of Simpson, was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash. He was pronounced dead on the scene.
The initial investigation shows Dube was traveling northbound on U.S. Highway 171, lost control of his vehicle and left the roadway. Dube was ejected from the vehicle after it struck a bridge rail.
This is the first fatal crash LSP Troop E has investigated in 2021.