On December 12, 2022, shortly after 8:30 am, Louisiana State Police Troopers responded to a single-vehicle crash on LA 1036 at John Barber Road in Livingston Parish.
Mark Randall Crayton Jr., 34, of Holden, died in the crash.
The preliminary investigation reveals that Crayton was driving a 2004 Chevrolet Avalanche headed south on LA 1036. For reasons still under investigated, Crayton didn’t turn as the road curved and went into the southbound ditch. He got back on the road and off again before he hit a tree.Deep South Dental
Crayton, who was not restrained at the time of the crash, died from his injuries at the scene.
As part of the ongoing investigation, a toxicology sample was obtained from Crayton and will be submitted for analysis.
This crash remains under investigation.