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Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office Reports First Death Related to Hurricane Ida

Christopher Sadowski

Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office Reports First Death Related to Hurricane Ida

Posted: Aug 29, 2021 9:24 PM
Updated: Aug 29, 2021 10:28 PM

Prairieville, La. - Deputies with the Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office received reports of a citizen possibly injured from a fallen tree at a residence off of Highway 621 in Prairieville shortly after 8:30 p.m.

Deputies arrived on scene and confirmed that the victim is now deceased.

The Louisiana Department of Health says the victim was a 60 year old male.

We will provide further details once they become available.

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