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Two dead in five-vehicle crash near water treatment plant in Matthews

1 year 8 months 13 hours ago Saturday, October 02 2021 Oct 2, 2021 October 02, 2021 4:04 PM October 02, 2021 in News
Source: WBRZ

MATTHEWS - A five-vehicle crash near a water treatment plant killed two people Friday night.

Louisiana State Police said a truck driving south on Highway 308 crossed the center line and sideswiped a car. The truck then hit another car, driven by 32-year-old Maria Deborah Benitez-Munoz, head-on.

Two cars following Benitez-Munoz hit the car she was driving from the back as well.

The driver of the truck and Benitez-Munoz died at the scene. A toxicology report has not been completed yet.

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