Article published Feb 3, 2008
Mansura Teen Killed In Parade Accident
Town Talk Staff
Mardi Gras festivities in Avoyelles Parish were marred when Kain Sayer, 21, of Mansura struck and killed his 16-year-old brother, Clay, with a Mardi Gras float in tow behind a pick-up during a parade.
The truck had stopped on
Police charged Sayer with DWI, vehicular homicide and careless operation, according to the release.
The Avoyelles Parish Coroner's Office is investigating the cause of death.
This is the fourth fatality investigation conducted by Troop E since the beginning of the year.
published Feb 3, 2008