On Friday, September 11, 2020, around 11:45 p.m., Louisiana State Police Troop E responded to a fatal crash on Louisiana Highway 112 near Union Hill that claimed the life of 18-year-old Christopher Ware of Pitkin, LA.
The preliminary investigation revealed a 2003 Chevrolet pickup truck, driven by Ware, was traveling westbound on Louisiana Highway 112. For reasons still under investigation, Ware lost control of his vehicle and traveled off the left side of the highway. As the vehicle re-entered the highway, it began to overturn.
Ware, was unrestrained, sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced dead. A toxicology sample was obtained and submitted for analysis.
This crash remains under investigation.