Car crashes on I-49 near Cloutierville

NPSO - Cloutierville CrashA West Monroe man suffered minor injuries during a single-vehicle crash on Interstate-49 near Cloutierville on Monday afternoon, April 17, according to the Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Office.

At approximately 12:59 pm, NPSO Patrol Division deputies, State Police and Natchitoches Regional Medical Center EMS responded to 911 reports of a overturned single-vehicle crash on I-49 near the Cloutierville exit.

Deputies say James R. Fisher III, 47 of West Monroe, was operating a 2005 Dodge Caravan traveling northbound on I-49 just south of the Cloutierville when he apparently hydroplaned, lost control of the vehicle, left the roadway on the right side, and struck a culvert which caused the vehicle to overturn.

Fisher received minor injuries was treated at the scene by EMS and released without transport.

Deputies assisted with traffic while a towing service attempted to recover the vehicle.

2 thoughts on “Car crashes on I-49 near Cloutierville

  1. Can anyone say that his guardian angel wasn’t in that car? Wow, he could have been thrown out of there and really been hurt.

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