Wanted man, unlicensed driver killed in Denham Springs crash
DENHAM SPRINGS – Two people were killed early Sunday morning in a single-vehicle crash in Denham Springs.
According to The Advocate, police identified the deceased as 23-year-old Katelyn B. Marcotte and 40-year-old J.W. Riggins.
The two were traveling in a 2010 Ford Fusion southbound on River Road just before 2 a.m. when the vehicle went off road, where it crashed into a utility pole and tree.
Investigators with the Denham Springs Police Department say Marcotte was an unlicensed driver and Riggins was wanted for violating parole on a weapons charge out of Arkansas.
The crash remains under investigation.