Man dies after crashing into a tree at Woolworth Rd and Colquitt Rd

Caddo Parish, LA – CPSO officials said the fatal crash occurred around 1:09 a.m. early Saturday morning.

It happened at Woolworth Rd and Colquitt Rd.

Caddo Parish Sheriff’s deputies responded to a report of a crash.

The responding deputy reportedly found a pick up truck completely engulfed in flames.

CPSO officials said the truck was leading Shreveport Police Department officers on a chase when it ran off a roadway and crashed into a tree. 

The responding officers attempted to extract the driver from the vehicle but was unable to due to the fire.

The driver, who was not identified, died at the scene and was transported by the Caddo coroner.

This incident remains under investigation.

This is a developing story and it will be updated as new information become available.