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Tickfaw man killed after head-on collision in Tangipahoa Parish

6 months 1 week 20 hours ago Wednesday, August 16 2023 Aug 16, 2023 August 16, 2023 10:17 AM August 16, 2023 in News
Source: WBRZ

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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