St. Landry Parish – Shortly after 8:00 p.m., on March 18, 2021, Troopers from Louisiana State Police Troop I began investigating a single-vehicle crash on Louisiana Highway 103 near Hebert Ortego Road in St. Landry Parish. The crash took the life of 20-year-old Caleb Alexander Doucet of Washington.
The initial investigation by State Police revealed that the crash occurred as Doucet was driving south on LA 103 in a 2003 Chevrolet Silverado. For reasons still under investigation, Doucet’s vehicle ran off the roadway. Upon doing so, the Silverado overturned and struck a tree.
Doucet was unrestrained at the time of the crash.
He was pronounced deceased at the scene by the St. Landry Parish Coroner’s Office.
Impairment is unknown but a standard toxicology sample was obtained for analysis. This crash remains under investigation.