Within the span of one hour, Troopers from State Police Troop L investigated two separate fatal crashes in the Troop L area.
On Wednesday, March 17, 2021, shortly after 8:00 pm, Troop L began investigating a fatal crash on Interstate 12 east of US 190. The crash claimed the life of 35-year-old Stanley A. Jackson of New Orleans. Jackson was eastbound on I-12 in a 2017 Infiniti Q60 when he exited the roadway. His vehicle drove down an embankment and impacted a street sign as well as a tree. Jackson was unrestrained and sustained fatal injuries during the crash. He was pronounced deceased on the scene by the St. Tammany Parish Coroner’s Office. Impairment is suspected to be a causal factor in the crash.
Also on Wednesday, March 17, 2021, shortly before 9:00 pm, Troop L began investigating a fatal crash on US 190 Business east of Interstate 10. The crash claimed the life of 43-year-old Danny T. Davis Jr of Slidell. Davis was wearing dark-colored clothing while riding a Schwinn Bicycle with no lights in an eastbound lane of US 190 Business during heavy rain conditions. An eastbound 2010 Toyota Highlander impacted Davis, who was not wearing a helmet and sustained fatal injuries during the crash. He was pronounced deceased on scene by the St. Tammany Parish Coroner’s office.