An Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office deputy was taken to a local hospital this morning following a crash on U.S. 90 in front of the St. Martin Truck Stop.
According to the Sheriff’s Office, the unit involved in the crash is an inmate transport unit.
There was an inmate in the vehicle at the time of the crash. A sheriff’s office spokesman was unable to say whether the inmate was injured. The extent of the deputy’s injuries is also unknown at this time.
State Police is working the crash. Check back with KATC for updates as we get more information.