At approximately 4:30 p.m. a vehicular crash occurred in close proximity to the Chevron on Tech Drive. Responding to the scene were Ruston Police Department and Ruston Fire Department-EMS. There were no transports to the Northern Louisiana Medical Center, with individuals involved refusing treatment.
Ruston attorney Tyler Storms, has declared his candidacy for the 3rd Judicial District Division B judgeship now held by retiring Judge Wayne Smith.
Smith recently announced he would not be running for re-election when his term ends in December. The 3rd Judicial District is Lincoln and Union parishes. Storms believes he could be the right man for the job.
“Becoming a lawyer was always something I felt destined to do,” he said. “My Dad is a lawyer and I started working for him at an early age so I knew what I was getting myself into.”