On Saturday, April 4, 2020 shortly before 12:00 AM, Troopers from Louisiana State Police Troop L
The initial investigation led Troopers to determine that the crash occurred as a Dodge Dakota was traveling east on LA 442. For reasons still under investigation, the Dakota traveled off the roadway and struck a tree. After this impact, the vehicle ignited and became engulfed. Tickfaw Fire Department extinguished the flames and located two occupants. The two occupants were pronounced deceased on the scene, and their identity is pending by the Tangipahoa Parish Coroner’s Office.