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Duson man in critical condition following Thursday crash

Fatal Crash
Posted at 10:03 AM, Jul 24, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-24 11:03:53-04

The Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office says a Duson man is in critical condition following a crash involving a motorcycle and a large truck Thursday evening.

The crash occurred around 7:20 pm on July 23, near the 6100 block of West Congress Street.

The Sheriff's Office says that an initial investigation found that the motorcycle operator, identified as 62-year-old William Yeager, crossed the center line and into the truck’s lane of travel.

Yeager sustained serious injuries and was transported to a local hospital.

The driver of the truck was not injured.

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