Moss Bluff Man Dies after Crashing into Back of Semi in Westlake
A Moss Bluff ran ran into the back of a truck in Westlake and died. The accident happened Sunday night. Here are the details from a Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office press release.
At about 11:30 Sunday night an 18 wheeler had just crossed the railroad tracks heading East on Old Spanish Trail in Westlake. The driver felt something strike the back of the truck and stopped to check it out. The 18 wheeler was struck by a vehicle being driven by 22 year old Michael Cook of Moss Bluff. Cook was pronounced dead at the scene. Cook was wearing his seat belt. Toxicology test for both drivers are being performed.