May 26, 2010 6:29 AM by Sharlee Jacobs
Yesterday at approximately 8:43 p.m. officers with the Carencro Police Department responded to the 3600 block of NE Evangeline Thruway in Carencro in reference to a major traffic crash.
Officers investigated the scene and learned that a single vehicle with one occupant left the roadway Northbound on Interstate 49 and entered the median. The vehicle exited the median and proceeded across I-49 and traveled onto NE Frontage Road at which time the vehicle flipped several times. The driver was ejected from the vehicle prior to the vehicles coming to rest on its roof. Investigation revealed that the driver was not wearing his seat belt.
The driver is identified as Jody Lance Walley, 25 years of age, from Carencro. Mr. Walley is listed in critical condition at a local hospital. This crash is still under investigation.