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Motorcyclist killed in overnight crash identified

3 weeks 6 days 13 hours ago Tuesday, November 20 2018 Nov 20, 2018 November 20, 2018 7:57 PM November 20, 2018 in News
Source: WBRZ

BATON ROUGE - An accident involving a motorcycle and an SUV took the life of one person Tuesday evening.

The incident happened just before 7:30 p.m. on Perkins Road near the Bluebonnet Boulevard intersection.

According to the Baton Rouge Police Department, 24-year-old Joseph Bueche was driving a 2006 Honda Sports motorcycle westbound on Perkins Road when a 2003 Ford Explorer entered his lane of travel from a private driveway.

Police say Bueche's motorcycle crashed into the SUV. He died at the scene.

The incident remains under investigation.

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