ST. LANDRY PARISH, LA. (THECOUNT) — Daniel Scott Palmer, of Lafayette, Louisiana, has been identified as the victim in a Thursday night fatal single-vehicle crash in St. Landry Parish.

Palmer, 45, was killed in a single-vehicle crash on LA-10 in St. Landry Parish late Thursday night.


According to reports, Palmer was operating a vehicle on LA-45, when for unknown reasons, the vehicle crossed centerlines and exited the roadway late Thursday night. The vehicle then made contact with an embankment.

Palmer was pronounced dead at the scene of blunt force trauma injuries.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.


Geo quick facts: St. Landry Parish is a parish located in the U.S. state of Louisiana. As of the 2010 census, the population was 83,384. The parish seat is Opelousas. The parish was created in 1807 – Wikipedia.