A 29-year-old St. Martinville man died Tuesday evening in a single-vehicle crash, according to a news release from Louisiana State Police Troop I.


Mckenzie J. Fontenette, according to the release, was driving a vehicle east on La. 96 in St. Martin Parish when for unknown reasons the vehicle left the roadway to the right and hit a tree. Fontenette was not wearing a seat belt.

The crash occurred around 6 p.m. Tuesday on La. 96 just east of La. 347.