Cause of fatal wreck unknown
Ruston Police are investigating a single vehicle traffic fatality that occurred on the night of Feb. 2. Police responded to a 911 call about an accident on U.S. 167 South near Ballpark Avenue about 10:30 p.m.
The vehicle, a 2001 KIA, was driven by Jeremy McNeal, 32, of Ruston. McNeal was the sole occupant of the vehicle at the time of the accident.
McNeal was travelling south on U.S. 167 near Ballpark Avenue, and for reasons that are still unknown at this time, swerved across the northbound lanes of travel and left the roadway about 100 yards north of Ballpark Avenue.