Driver killed in single-vehicle accident in East Feliciana

A Clinton man died Sunday night in East Feliciana Parish when his vehicle left the highway and struck several trees, State Police reported.

Harry E. Williams Jr., 50, was driving a 1999 Cadillac Escalade northbound on La. 63 shortly after 8:45 p.m. when his vehicle ran off the road, entered a ditch and struck several trees, according to an initial police investigation.

Police said Williams was was not wearing a seatbelt and suffered fatal injuries as a result of the accident. Impairment is not suspected, but a toxicology sample was taken from Williams and submitted to the Louisiana State Police Crime Lab for analysis.