Driver from Bourg killed in crash off La. 24 _lowres


GRAY — State police say a 45-year-old Bourg man was killed after his pickup traveled off La. 24 in Gray and struck a utility pole guy wire.

Troopers say Ronnie Ard was driving north about 3 a.m. Monday when he veered off the right side of the road, rolled into a ditch, struck a driveway and spun until it struck the guy wire.

Investigators say Ard was pronounced dead on the scene by the Terrebonne Parish Coroner’s Office.

The crash remains under investigation.