A Friday night a car crash on US Hwy 61 south of LA Hwy 621 in Ascension Parish killed 21-year old man, according to a Louisiana State Police release.
Jason L. Williams, 24, of Gonzales, Louisiana was driving his 2005 Suzuki Forenza on US Hwy 61 when his car ran off the roadway to the right, according to the release. His front seat passenger Dylan T. Martin, 21, of Gonzales, Louisiana was not wearing a seatbelt and died after the crash.
Williams' Suzuki hit a culvet and rolled several times before stopping on its roof, according to the release.
The release states Martin was partially ejected from the car, causing fatal injuries.
Williams was wearing a seatbelt and was transported to a local hospital.
Impairment is suspected for Williams and a toxicology sample was taken, according to the release. Williams was charged with carless operation.