Police: 2 dead in WBR crash
PORT ALLEN - State police say two people were killed after rear ending another vehicle in an early morning crash in Port Allen.
It happened on US Hwy 190 west of Bueche Road in Port Allen. Police say the crash closed 190 for about 3 hours Saturday morning.
Officials say Michael Fornea, 31, hit the back of a Ford tow truck killing him and his passenger Jesse Gaudin, 27. State police say they believe Fornea was speeding and are testing to see if he was impaired.
The crash is still under investigation.
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