New Iberia, LA - July 9, 2014 - On behalf of the entire Iberia Parish Council, staff, and Iberia Parish Government employees and co-workers, it is with profound sorrow and heartfelt sympathy that we offer our prayers and support to the families of two of our Public Works Department employees involved in a fatal accident on Tuesday, July 8th.
Mr. Jody Anthony of St. Martinville and Mr. Ross Migues of Lydia succumbed to their injuries as they were performing their duties as Public Works Department employees.
The Council offers its sincere condolences to their families and friends, as well as their co-workers in the Public Works Department, and hope that they will find the courage and strength to sustain them during this sorrowful time in their lives.
We request that the media respect the privacy of their families during the days following this tragedy and continue to provide support and comfort to them in your thoughts.
Chairman, Iberia Parish Council