According to LSP, John Rodrigue, 62, of New Iberia, was pronounced dead at the scene.
LSP said that around 8 a.m. on Jan. 16, Rodrigue was driving a Ford F-150 south on South Lewis Street near the intersection with Hwy 90.
For reasons still under investigation, the F-150 traveled off the roadway and struck a utility pole before entering a drainage canal and overturning, according to LSP.
LSP said that Rodrigue was unable to exit the submerged F-150.
This crash remains under investigation.