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Driver Killed in Richland Parish Crash

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Louisiana State Police Troop F responded to a crash on Louisiana Highway 135 at James Brown Road. The crash claimed the life of a Tallulah man.

Posted: Jul 22, 2020 11:18 AM

Rayville –  Louisiana State Police Troop F responded to a crash on Louisiana Highway 135 at James Brown Road. The crash claimed the life of a Tallulah man.
The initial investigation revealed a Chevrolet pickup truck, driven by 37-year-old Nicholas Brewer, was traveling west on LA Hwy 135. For reasons still under investigation, the vehicle traveled off the left side of the road and struck a culvert. After impact with the culvert, the vehicle caught fire and became engulfed in flames with Brewer still inside.
The crash remains under investigation.

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