OUACHITA PARISH, LA. (THECOUNT) — Christopher Jett, of West Monroe, Louisiana, has been identified as the victim in a Thursday morning fatal motorcycle crash in Ouachita Parish.

Chris Jett, 38, was killed in a single-vehicle motorcycle crash near Calhoun early Thursday.


According to reports, Jett was operating a Suzuki motorcycle in Highway 80 near Slocum Road in Calhoun, when for unknown reasons, the bike crossed centerlines and exited the roadway around 1 a.m. Thursday. The bike then entered a culvert and rolled over.

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

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.


Geo quick facts: Ouachita Parish is located in the northern part of the U.S. state of Louisiana. As of the 2010 census, the population was 153,720. The parish seat is Monroe. The parish was formed in 1807. Ouachita Parish is part of the Monroe, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area.Wikipedia