Matthew McCarthy Death, Obituary – On the afternoon of January 7, 2023, at approximately 4:15 o’clock in the afternoon, it was reported to members of Troop F of the Louisiana State Police that there had been a collision involving a motorcycle. Matthew L. McCarthy was riding his motorcycle on Interstate 20 Westbound, west of Highway 145, when he was involved in an accident with a cable barrier that was located in the median, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.
The cable barrier was located in the center of the interstate. According to the information provided by the LSP, McCarthy was transported from the scene of the collision to a hospital in the area, where he later succumbed to the injuries he had sustained as a direct result of the collision. As a result of the collision, it was reported that McCarthy had sustained injuries that were considered to be life-threatening. The Local Safety Patrol (LSP) is currently attempting, as part of their investigation, to determine what caused the recent collision that took place.
It was decided that some toxicology samples should be collected, and then those samples should be handed over to the laboratory for analysis. LSP asserts that they have a hunch that impairment played a role in the incident and that they are looking into it. The Louisiana State Police would like to take this opportunity to remind the general public that driving while distracted or not paying attention is one of the leading causes of car accidents across the state, and that motorists should make sure they get adequate rest in order to remain alert while driving.
The Louisiana State Police would like to take this opportunity to remind the general public that driving while distracted or not paying attention is one of the leading causes of car accidents across the state. The Louisiana State Police would like to take advantage of this opportunity to remind the general public that one of the leading causes of automobile accidents across the state is drivers who are distracted or who are not paying attention while they are behind the wheel. According to the information that they have gathered, this is the first investigation into a fatal crash that has been conducted by LSP Troop F in the year 2023.