CADDO PARISH, LA (KSLA) - Authorities have released the name of a driver involved in a fatal crash on Wednesday night.
L.C. Hearne, 62, of Shreveport has been booked into the Caddo Correctional Center and charged with vehicular manslaughter, according to a news release from Caddo Parish Sheriff's Office.
The crash happened just before 10 p.m. on north Highway 1 at Northpark Drive.
Deputies say that a 2013 Ford F-250 driven by Hearne was traveling at a high rate of speed when he ran a red light and struck a 2005 Ford F-150 on the driver's side. The F-150 was attempting turn onto Hwy 1, according to a CPSO news release.
The driver was pronounced dead on the scene. His name has not been released.