NEW IBERIA, La. (KLFY) — Louisiana State Police responded to a two-vehicle crash on U.S. 90 near Ross Road in Iberia Parish at about 6:45 on Thanksgiving night, Nov. 25.
Wilford Henry, 36, was speeding and rear-ended an 18-wheeler traveling east on U.S. 90, according to Louisiana State Police Troop I TFC Thomas Gossen.
Henry was not wearing a seat belt and died from his injuries.
The passenger with Henry was restrained and transported to a local hospital.
The truck driver was not injured and took a breathalyzer test which showed no signs of impairment.
Whether or not Henry was impaired is still unknown.
The crash is still under investigation.