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New Roads crash at LA 1 and LA 78 leaves one seriously injured, closes roadways

1 month 2 weeks 1 day ago Thursday, August 13 2020 Aug 13, 2020 August 13, 2020 8:02 AM August 13, 2020 in News
Source: WBRZ

POINTE COUPEE PARISH - A Thursday morning crash involving a pick-up truck and an 18-wheeler occurred in New Roads at LA 78, leaving at least one person injured.

The wreck took place shortly before 7:45 a.m. and Louisiana State Police say the driver of the pick-up was taken to Our Lady of the Lake Hospital with serious injuries. 

Though additional details related to the circumstances surrounding the crash are limited, WBRZ has learned that LA 1 is closed at LA 78 (Pointe Coupee) as officials respond to the scene.

This is a developing situation, check back for updates.

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