Crash claims the life of Thibodaux man

The accident remains under investigation

Crash claims the life of Thibodaux man
Deadly Crash (Raycom)

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - Louisiana State Police are investigating a fatal crash that took the life of a Thibodaux man.

It happened on Sunday around 7:20 p.m. on LA 3127 near LA 3141.

The crash involved two vehicles and claimed the life of 33-year-old Todd Cashio.

Police say a 2004 Mack dump truck, driven by 47-year-old Sylvester Hubbard, of New Orleans, was disabled on LA 3127 partially blocking the left lane and median opening.

A 2005 Nissan Altima, driven by Cashio, was traveling south on LA 3127 and impacted the right rear of the dump truck, investigators said.

The Nissan then traveled off the road into a ditch.

Cashio was wearing a seat belt and pronounced dead on the scene.

Impairment in unknown and toxicology tests are pending an autopsy.

Hubbard was not injured and showed no signs of impairment; he voluntarily submitted to a blood test and those results will be determined by the Louisiana State Police Crime Lab.

The crash remains under investigation.

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