Posted: Feb 5, 2012 7:30 PM by Sharlee Barriere
In Evangeline parish a single vehicle crash claims the life of an Opelousas man. Troopers say 74-year-old Paul Johnson of Opelousas was driving east on LA 104 and for unknown reasons lost control of his vehicle in a curve and struck a tree.
Johnson was not wearing a seatbelt, and was ejected from the vehicle after it struck the tree.
He was pronounced dead at the scene.