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24-year-old killed after driver struck cement culvert in Youngsville


Early Saturday morning, officers with the Youngsville Police Department responded to a single vehicle crash in the 2500 block of E. Milton Avenue.


Upon arrival, officers located a vehicle that had struck a cement culvert and was fully engulfed in flames.

During the investigation, the driver of the vehicle was discovered trapped inside.


The driver, who was pronounced deceased at the scene, was later identified as 24-year-old Tyler Xavier Johnson of Lafayette.

This crash is still under investigation and more details are expected to be released.