Tickfaw man killed after head-on collision in Tangipahoa Parish
TICKFAW - A man was pronounced dead on the scene of a crash that happened when his car crossed the center line of a highway and ran into oncoming traffic.
According to troopers with the Louisiana State Police, 25-year-old Dustin Lucas was driving on Highway 1064 in Tickfaw shortly before 7 p.m. Tuesday when, for unknown reasons, he crossed the center line and ran into the opposite lane, hitting an oncoming vehicle.
Lucas was not wearing a seatbelt and sustained fatal injuries in the crash. He reportedly died on the scene.
The driver of the other vehicle was also not wearing a seatbelt and received moderate injuries. A passenger in the other vehicle was also minorly injured.
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