Gerald Wayne Carrothers Killed in Accident at Greenwood Rd in Greenwood, LA

December 28, 2023
Victim's Name(s)
Gerald Wayne Carrothers
Type of Accident
Commercial Truck
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

Greenwood Rd, Greenwood, LA, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Louisiana State Patrol
Vehicles Involved
18-Wheeler, Passenger Car
Greenwood Rd
Injuries Sustained

Fatal injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

18-Wheeler and a Passenger Car were involved in a collision

What Happened

Area authorities are investigating a crash that killed a driver at Greenwood Rd in Greenwood, LA on December 28th, 2023. Police say the incident happened around 5 a.m. According to investigators, an 18-wheeler was involved in a collision with an eastbound vehicle operated by 71-year-old Gerald Wayne Carrothers. No official cause for the collision was stated. Reports indicate Carrothers suffered fatal injuries at the scene. The condition of the other driver was not stated. Additional information was not available.

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