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One dead after two-vehicle crash in Evangeline Parish

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Posted at 9:44 PM, Sep 22, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-23 08:14:27-04

UPDATE: State Police have identified the driver killed in Tuesday's crash on LA Hwy 13 as 21-year-old Deonte Walker of Eunice.

The crash remains under investigation.

Read more: Eunice man killed in head-on crash with 18-wheeler in Evangeline Parish

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State Police are investigating a fatal crash Tuesday evening in Evangeline Parish.

According to a spokesperson, the two-vehicle crash occurred on Hwy 13 near Heritage Road and involved an 18-wheeler and a passenger vehicle.

One fatality was confirmed. The identity of the victim is being withheld until the notification of the next of kin.

We will update with more information when it becomes available.

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