Driver identified in early morning fatal crash - KLFY News 10

Driver identified in early morning fatal crash

Authorities have identified the driver killed in an early morning crash on Johnston Street as 21 year old Andrew Abshire of Rayne.

On January 21, 2014, at approximately 2:00 am, Lafayette Police responded to a crash in the 1700 block of Johnston Street involving a single vehicle. 

According to investigators, a 2003 red Toyota Tundra was traveling south on Johnston Street when for unknown reasons left the south side of the roadway.  The vehicle initially struck a utility police before overturning and striking a residence. 

The driver of the vehicle, Andrew Abshire was pronounced dead at the scene.  There were no other occupants in the vehicle.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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