At 2:20 p.m. Wednesday afternoon, D’Iberville Police responded to a call of a car accident east of Cedar Lake Road. A car was traveling west on Popps Ferry when the driver veered into oncoming traffic and collided with a cement truck. Police blocked off Popps Ferry from Lamey Street to Bell Street while they cleared the accident.
Deputy Chief Clay Jones of the D’Iberville Police Department says, “What had occurred is a passenger vehicle had crossed over into the lane of an eastbound traveling concrete truck. There was a fatality involved with the passenger car. Right now, it’s still under investigation.”
The name of the person killed is not yet being released. D’Iberville Police have cleared the accident and reopened Popps Ferry Road.