VERNON PARISH, LA. (THECOUNT) — Christopher Ware, of Pitkin, Louisiana, has been identified as the teenage victim in a fatal Friday night vehicle crash in Vernon Parish.
Ware, 18, was killed in a single-vehicle crash near Glenmora Friday night.
According to reports, Ware was operating a pickup truck on LA-112 near Forest Hill, when for unknown reasons, the vehicle crossed centerlines and exited the roadway around 11:45 p.m. Friday. The vehicle then overcorrected and rolled over.
Ware was pronounced dead at the scene of blunt force trauma injuries.
The cause of the crash remains under investigation.
Friends and family members took to Facebook to remember Ware:
Geo quick facts: Vernon Parish is a parish located in the U.S. state of Louisiana. As of the 2010 census, the population was 52,334. The parish seat is Leesville. Bordered on the west by the Sabine River, the parish was founded in 1871 during the Reconstruction era – Wikipedia.