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A Baton Rouge man was killed after his car struck another vehicle while traveling along La. 16 north in Livingston Parish Saturday morning, Louisiana State Police say. 

According to crash investigators, Charles Smith, 68, was driving a 2008 Lincoln MKZ south on the highway around 7:30 a.m. when he traveled off the road, re-entered it and struck a 2018 Jeep Wrangler that was headed north on La. 16. 

Smith suffered severe injuries and was announced dead at the scene.

The Jeep's driver had moderate injuries and was transported to a hospital for treatment.

Both drivers were wearing seatbelts at the time of the crash, and it's not known whether either was impaired.

Toxicology samples were taken from both as part of the ongoing investigation, police say.