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Gonzales man killed in car wreck after driver ran stop light

1 year 8 months 3 weeks ago Monday, August 01 2022 Aug 1, 2022 August 01, 2022 6:47 PM August 01, 2022 in News
Source: WBRZ

GONZALES - A man died in a car accident early Monday morning when another driver allegedly ran a stop light and smashed into the side of his car. 

State Police said 50-year-old Chad Jones and 25-year-old Jacquel Wade were at different sides of the intersection LA-429 and Roddy Road in Gonzales around 5:30 a.m. Troopers said Wade ran the red light and hit the side of Jones' car. 

Troopers said Jones died at the scene and Wade was taken to a hospital with moderate injuries. 

State Police included Wade is also a suspect in a hit-and-run that occurred nearby the crash site. 

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