Interstate Crash of Hurricane Ida Evacuee Timothy Achee – Obituary
29-year-old Timothy Achee of Metairie, La. has died in a fatal Interstate 10 crash that occurred as he was returning home after Hurricane Ida evacuation. It occurred on Thursday, September 9, 2021, when 9 vehicles crashed into each other as Timothy, his brother, and his father were eastbound on Interstate 10.
The accident also killed the family’s dog.
According to official reports by West Baton Rouge Parish Sherrif, the wreck occurred when 40-year-old truck driver Jack Duff crashed into a column of bumper-to-bumper traffic.
Duffy now faces charges ranging from vehicular homicide and to vehicular injury.