On Tuesday October 6, 2020 at approximately 11:50 AM Berwick Police Department responded to a single vehicle crash in the 1200 block of Old Spanish Trail. First officers on scene confirmed one vehicle was involved and that the single occupant was ejected from the vehicle.
The driver, who’s name is being withheld at this time, sustained severe injuries and was transported to the hospital by Acadiana Ambulance. Investigators learned that the driver was later transported to Our Lady of The Lake in Baton Rouge via AirMed. The investigation is ongoing and it is unknown if impairment was involved. Cleco was called to the scene due to damages caused by the crash which knocked out power to many residents.
The electricity was restored to all residents at approximately 5:00 PM.