On Friday, January 8, 2021, at approximately 8:15 p.m., Louisiana State Police Troop E responded to a single-vehicle crash on U.S. 171, north of Whitfield Road in Sabine Parish.
The initial investigation revealed a 2014 Chevrolet Silverado, driven by 22-year-old Zachary T. Dube, of Simpson.
Dube, was traveling northbound on U.S. 171 when he lost control of his vehicle, exited the roadway and struck a bridge rail. Dube was unrestrained and was ejected from the vehicle.
Dube was pronounced dead at the scene.
A toxicology sample was obtained and submitted for analysis.
The crash remains under investigation.