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Lake Charles, LA – Man Killed in Collision on I-10 at Shattuck St Overpass

Lake Charles, LA (June 4, 2019) – Lake Charles police have reported that a man was killed as the result of a wreck that happened on Interstate 10, near the Shattuck Street overpass. The Lake Charles Police were called to the scene around 3:45 a.m. on Friday, May 24th.

The investigation into the crash showed that the driver of a 2019 Nissan Sentra was driving the wrong way on the overpass. The man, 22-year-old Alfred Harmon, struck another vehicle head-on, a 2015 Nissan Sentra.

The driver of the other vehicle, 36-year-old Crystal Leblanc, was injured seriously in the wreck and was transported to a hospital for treatment.

Harmon died from his injuries at the scene.

We would like to send condolences to the family of the deceased. Our thoughts are with Crystal LeBlanc and her family at this time. We pray for her full recovery. 

Fatal Car Wrecks in Louisiana

Lake Charles, LA - Man Killed in Collision on I-10 at Shattuck St OverpassHundreds of people are injured every day in accidents that take place across the state of Louisana. Last year, approximately 487 people lost their lives in fatal accidents that occurred on our roadways. When a person dies in a fatal car wreck that was caused by the negligent, careless, or reckless actions of another party, the surviving loved ones may be able to file a wrongful death lawsuit. If you were injured in an accident that was no fault of your own, you may be able to file a personal injury claim for your injuries and losses.

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