Wilford Henry died in Iberia Parish car accident on Thanksgiving night

By | November 27, 2021

Wilford Henry Death – Cause of Death : 36-year-old Wilford Henry, of Lafayette, has been identified by authorities as the man that lost his life in a two-car accident that happened on Thanksgiving night. The accident occurred around 6:45 on Thursday, November 25, 2021, at US-90 near Ross Road in Iberia Parish, Louisiana.

Preliminary investigation revealed that Henry was driving at high speed when he rear-ended an 8-wheeler driving eastbound on US-90. Henry who was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash sustained serious injuries and was pronounced dead after succumbing to his injuries at the scene of the crash. The passenger in Henry’s vehicle who was wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash was hospitalized with an unknown degree of injuries.

The 18-wheeler driver came out of the crash unhurt. The crash remains under investigation.

Wilford Henry’s obituary will be released by the family.