Man Hospitalized After Crashing Into 18-Wheeler

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The Broussard Police Department responded to a major vehicle crash with injuries in at the intersection of US Hwy 90 and Ambassador Caffery Pkwy.

Posted: Nov 22, 2021 8:10 AM

BROUSSARD, La. -The Broussard Police Department responded to a major vehicle crash with injuries in at the intersection of US Hwy 90 and Ambassador Caffery Pkwy on Sunday, November 21, 2021 at approximately.

Upon officers’ arrival they observed a 2019 Dodge Ram pickup that had struck the rear of an 18-wheeler. The driver of the pickup required extrication and appeared to have multiple injuries; both drivers were transported to a local hospital by Acadian Ambulance and are in stable condition.

The preliminary investigation has revealed that driver of the pickup possibly fell asleep at the wheel and struck the rear of the 18-wheeler. Both drivers were wearing a seatbelt. Alcohol involvement is not suspected at this time. Toxicology results are pending.

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