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Claiborne Parish, LA – 2 Unrestrained Teenagers Killed In Wreck On LA-2

Claiborne Parish, LA (August 29, 2019) – Two juveniles from Haynesville were killed in a crash that took place on LA Hwy 2 east of LA Hwy 9 in Claiborne Parish. Louisiana State Police (LSP) was at the scene of the crash around 8 p.m. on Wednesday, August 28.

According to initial reports, a 17-year-old was driving a 2003 Honda Accord westbound on LA-2. A collision occurred between the Honda and an eastbound Chevrolet Suburban. The driver and the 15-year-old passenger in the Honda were not restrained and sustained fatal injuries in the accident. 

The driver of the Suburban sustained injuries in the collision.

The investigation into the cause of the crash is ongoing.

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the families of the deceased victims at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.

Louisiana Unrestrained Car Crashes 

Claiborne Parish, LA - 2 Unrestrained Teenagers Killed In Wreck On LA-2Seat belt use has the potential to save lives. In 2017, 14,955 people’s lives were saved due to using a seatbelt. However, many people still choose to travel in vehicles unrestrained. 

Over 10 percent of the population does not use a seatbelt when traveling in a car. This can cause severe injuries in the event of a crash. Sadly, in serious cases, crashes can result in the death of unrestrained passengers. 

Fisher Injury Lawyers’ team of expert Louisiana car crash attorneys has years of experience working on car crash injury cases. When we represent you, you are in good hands, and our firm proudly has a 98 percent success rate in our combined 1,000 cases. If you or a loved one has been injured due to the actions of another driver, call us today at (225) 766-1234.

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