Early morning accident claims life of Texan

Louisiana State Police responded to an accident on Interstate-10 eastbound on the exit ramp at mile post 72 at 2:03 a.m. Monday morning.

The single vehicle accident claimed one life.

According to the fatality crash notification issued by Troop I, vehicle one, a pickup truck, was traveling east on the I-10 exit ramp at milepost 72 and failed to negotiate a right curve. The vehicle ran off of the left side of the roadway, traveled through the grassy gore, and struck a tree where it came to rest. Driver one, Joel Gamble, was the only occupant in the vehicle.

Gamble, 41, of Conroe, Texas was pronounced dead at the scene.

Acadia Parish Today

Crowley Post-Signal
P.O. Box 1589, Crowley, LA 70527
Phone: 337-783-3450
Fax: 337-788-0949

Rayne-Acadian Tribune
P.O. Box 260, Rayne, LA 70578
Phone: 337-334-3186
Fax: 337-334-8474

Church Point News
315 N. Main St., Church Point, LA 70525
Phone: 337-684-5711
Fax: 337-684-5793

Follow Us