Antonio Williams Vega, 71, of Midland, TX, was killed August 13 on I-10 in Jefferson Davis Parish when he failed to maneuver a curve onto the exit ramp, according to LSP. Vega was driving a 1997 Peterbilt.
Vega sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene, police reported.
LSP suspects that speed may be a factor in the crash. A toxicology sample was obtained from Vega and will be submitted for analysis.
This crash remains under investigation, stated police.