Louisiana State Police - State Troopers
Louisiana State Police - State Troopers

Bicyclist hit, killed in Iberville Parish Friday morning

State police are investigating a single-vehicle crash that killed a bicyclist in Iberville Parish early Friday morning.

State police say Jeross Banks, 41, was riding his bike headed south on LA 1 at the same time a Dodge Ram was traveling behind Banks. For reasons unknown at this time, the truck hit the rear of the bike.

Officials say Banks was wearing dark clothing, did not have a helmet on or lights on his bike. He sustained fatal injuries and died at the scene.


The person driving the truck did not sustain any injuries. As part of the ongoing investigation, a toxicology sample was obtained from the driver of the Ram and Banks for analysis. 

The crash remains under investigation.  

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