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Man arrested in fatal head-on crash

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Posted: Aug 9, 2012 11:03 AM
Updated: Aug 9, 2012 11:03 AM
Source: LSP

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BATON ROUGE - Louisiana State Police arrested a man in a fatal head-on crash that killed a woman from Clinton on July 11.

Troopers say Matthew Harding, 30, had illegal drugs in his system when he crashed his truck intro a car and killed the driver Nancy Pierce, 48, according to a State Police press release.

It happened on Liberty Road near La. 64.

Harding is charged with vehicular homicide, third-offense DWI, reckless operation, driving left of center, aggravated obstruction of a highway and no seat belt.

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