Monroe man killed in 3 vehicle crash
MONROE - Authorities are investigating a three vehicle crash on Louisiana Highway 139 in Ouachita Parish that claimed the life of a Monroe man.
Senior Trooper Michael Reichardt says 59-year-old Mark Dent was southbound on Highway 139 Sunday afternoon when his car struck the rear of another car that a stopped to make a left turn. After impact, Reichardt says Dent's vehicle traveled into the northbound lane into the path of a pickup.
Troopers say Dent pronounced dead at the scene by Ouachita Parish Coroner's Office.
The crash remains under investigation.