DESOTO PARISH, La. (KTAL/KMSS) – Louisiana State Police say a Minden man was killed in a Thursday crash.
Troopers say the crash happened on U.S. 171 south of Firetower Road. This crash claimed the life of 53-year-old Pete W. Talton of Minden, who Troopers say was not wearing a seat belt.
Troopers say Talton ran into the back of another vehicle and was thrown from his vehicle.
Talton was taken to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead. A toxicology sample was obtained and submitted for analysis. The crash remains under investigation.