Lebouef assured deputies he was not drunk, but he refused to submit to a field sobriety test or a breathalyzer test.
A 2015 Kia Optima, driven by McGirt, was traveling in the left lane and struck the left rear of the Venza, continued forward and struck the rear of the St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff’s unit.
Troopers deployed spike strips at LA 316 and Company Canal Road, but the driver avoided them and continued southbound.
He was not wearing a seat belt, is suspected of being impaired, and was operating his vehicle the wrong way on the road.
A breath test indicated Williams was over the legal limit for alcohol. Williams was wearing a seat belt and was not injured. Williams was charged with vehicular homicide as well as improper lane usage and was booked into the Terrebonne Parish Correctional Center.