For unknown reasons, the vehicle ran off the left side of the road, entered a ditch, and struck a concrete culvert. After hitting the culvert, the vehicle overturned and Dressel, who was not wearing a seat belt, was ejected.
He was pronounced dead at the scene by the a representative with the St. Martin Coroner’s Office.
Routine toxicology samples were obtained and submitted to the Louisiana State Police Crime Lab. The crash remains under investigation.