On Tuesday, January 21, 2020 shortly after 7:00 AM, Troopers from Louisiana State Police Troop L
The initial investigation led Troopers to determine that the crash occurred as Snyder was driving a Lexus GS300 westbound on US 90. For reasons still under investigation, Snyder’s vehicle struck the rear-end of an unoccupied Chevrolet Express Van disabled in the roadway from a preceding crash. Snyder sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased on the scene.
Snyder was not restrained at the time of the crash, and impairment is not suspected. The investigation is ongoing.