Car crashes on wet roadway on Hwy. 504


Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Deputies, Natchitoches Fire Districts #4, #6, Natchitoches Fire Department Rescue, and Natchitoches Regional Medical Center EMS responded to a single-vehicle crash on La. Hwy 504 near its intersection with La. Hwy 3278 Nov. 7 at 7:30 a.m.

The vehicle was traveling eastbound on La. Hwy 504 during a brief rainfall event when the operator apparently lost control of the 2008 Ford Ranger leaving the roadway causing the vehicle to overturn on its side.

Firefighters from Natchitoches Fire Districts #4 and #6 along with EMS were able to free the driver from the wreckage.

The operator of the vehicle was treated at the scene by EMS and released with only minor bumps and bruises.

Deputies say the driver was wearing their seat belt.

The crash is being investigated by deputies assigned to the NPSO Patrol Division.