LABADIEVILLE — Two men were killed Tuesday in a head-on crash on La. 1 in lower Assumption Parish, Louisiana State Police say.
Donald Jones, 31, and Tyrone Clark, 46, both of Thibodaux, died in the crash that happened near La. 1011 shortly before 3 p.m., troopers said in a news release.
Jones was traveling north in the Labadieville area in a 2021 Chevrolet Malibu. He crossed the center line of La. 1 and struck a Toyota Tundra that was traveling southbound, troopers said.
Jones was transported to a local hospital, where he later died, troopers said.
Clark was pronounced dead at the scene. Troopers did not say if Clark was in either vehicle when the deadly crash happened.
The driver of the Tundra suffered moderate injuries and was sent to a hospital, trooper said.
It's unknown if impairment was a factor in the crash and toxicology reports are pending, troopers said.
Speed is not a suspected factor either, and all three occupants were restrained during the crash. This crash remains under investigation, troopers said.
Troop C reported investigating 10 fatal crashes resulting in 13 deaths in 2021.