On Monday, May 30, 2022, shortly after 12:00 pm, Louisiana State Police Troopers responded to a single vehicle crash on LA 22 east of LA 16 in Livingston Parish. The crash killed 49-year-old Michael Ray Holzheuser Jr. of Maurepas.
The initial investigation reveals that the crash occurred as Holzheuser was driving a 2003 Dodge Ram east on LA 22. For reasons still under investigation, the truck traveled off the left side of the roadway. After exiting the roadway, the truck traveled across a grassy shoulder and crashed into a tree.
Holzheuser was unrestrained at the time of the crash. He died on the scene. As part of the ongoing investigation, a blood sample will be collected for scientific analysis.