State Police: Impaired driver killed in Assumption crash

State Police: Impaired driver killed in Assumption crash
(Source: MGN Online)

NAPOLEONVILLEE, La. (WVUE) - An impaired driver was killed Saturday night in a car crash, according to Louisiana State Police.

The crash happened around 7 p.m. on LA 1006 near Enola Road.

The crash took the life of 65-year-old Gary Hebert of Paincourtville.

The preliminary investigation revealed Hebert was traveling north on LA 1006 in a 2012 Toyota Tacoma when he ran off of the roadway in a right curve.

His vehicle overturned multiple times then struck a driveway embankment. Hebert was not wearing his seat belt and was ejected.

Troopers suspect speed and impairment to be factors in the crash and a standard toxicology report is pending. The crash remains under investigation.

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