Ferriday man killed in vehicle accident
FERRIDAY — A local man died Saturday night when he reportedly lost control of his vehicle and hit a tree.
Fred W. McClung Jr., 61, of Ferriday, was driving on U.S. 84 near Louisiana 566 in Concordia Parish at approximately 8:15 p.m., a Louisiana State Police spokesman said.
McClung was driving a 2006 Chevrolet Avalanche when he reportedly drove off the right side of the roadway and collided with the tree.
He was wearing a seat belt.
Routine toxicology tests are pending. The crash remains under investigation.