Deputy Parker Vaughan was involved in a motorcycle accident this past Saturday while riding his motorcycle. He suffered some very serious injuries and will require numerous surgeries as he recovers. Vaughan is a full-time deputy and member of the CPSO Dive Team. The crash report states that a driver was heading north in the inside lane and was trying to turn left into a parking lot. The crash is still under investigation and the toxicology reports are pending for the driver.

Today (April 4), there will be a blood drive for Vaughan at the Sheriff's Office from 1pm-6pm today. The office is located at 5300 Broad Street in Lake Charles, LA.

If you are not in the SWLA area, or can't make it, you can go to any Life Share location and use the following account information:

Name - Parker Vaughan

Hospital - Lafayette General

Account - 121949