Deputy Daniel Clayton Injured in Accident at West 7th St in Shreveport, LA

May 9, 2024
Victim's Name(s)
Deputy Daniel Clayton
Type of Accident
Commercial Truck
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

West 7th St, Shreveport, LA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Shreveport Police
Vehicles Involved
West 7th St
West 7th St
Injuries Sustained

Fatal injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Dump Truck rear-ended a patrol vehicle

What Happened

Authorities are investigating a collision that injured an officer at West 7th St in Shreveport, LA on May 9th, 2024. Police say the incident happened around 4:30 p.m. According to investigators, a dump truck is alleged to have failed to come to a stop at a red light, striking the car of patrol car and Kia Forte. Authorities say the Kia was pushed into a tow truck and the officer in the patrol unit, identified as Deputy Daniel Clayton was hospitalized with suspected minor injuries. Additional information was not available.

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