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Bastrop, LA – 78-Year-Old Man Killed On LA-3051 East Of LA-138

Bastrop, LA (August 24, 2019) – A two-vehicle crash occurred near Bastrop on Friday, August 23. Louisiana State Police (LSP) was at the scene near 11:30 a.m. on LA Hwy 3051 east of LA Hwy 138. The crash resulted in the death of an elderly man from Mer Rouge. 

78-year-old Olen Haynes was driving a 2008 Toyota Tacoma westbound on LA-3051. A collision occurred between Haynes’ vehicle and a 2015 Kenworth 18-wheeler in on of the westbound lanes of LA-3051. The 18-wheeler rolled over and came to a stop on the roadway. Haynes was pronounced deceased at the scene of the accident.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.

We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of Olen Haynes at this time.

Louisiana Car Wrecks

Bastrop, LA - 78-Year-Old Man Killed On LA-3051 East Of LA-138Serious car accidents happen all the time in Louisiana. Across the U.S., there are more than 6.1 million accidents every year. Unfortunately, many of these crashes are ultimately deadly for those involved. 

When someone passes in a car crash, it is a difficult time. The surviving family may be uncertain what to do next. In some cases, the family may be able to contact an experienced Louisiana wrongful death attorney in order to protect their legal rights. 

Fisher Injury Lawyers has been helping the residents of Louisiana for over 26 years. We provide experienced, insightful legal representation to all our clients. Contact us today at (225) 766-1234 to discuss your claim today. 

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