Caddo Parish, LA (KMSS) — The Caddo Sheriff's Office is investigating a fatal traffic accident that occurred Tuesday night, said Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator.
The crash occurred just before 11:30 p.m. when a 1996 Chevy Blazer driven by an elderly male failed to stop at the stop sign on Barron Road at Linwood Avenue. The Blazer struck a tree and overturned, according to Lt. Michael Gray.
The driver was the sole occupant. He was pronounced dead at the scene. His name is being withheld pending notification of his family.
The Traffic Safety Unit and south sector patrol is investigating the crash. Fire District #6 also responded.