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One person killed in St. James wreck

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ST. JAMES, La. (AP) - State police say one man died and three others were hospitalized with serious injuries following a head-on collision on La. 18 in St. James Parish.

Trooper Evan Harrell says a small Jeep driven by Julio Cuxum, of Baton Rouge was headed south Sunday when the SUV drifted into the northbound lane and struck a car head-on.

Harrell says the driver of the car, 52-year-old Antonio Harrison of St. James, was pronounced dead at the scene.

He says two of Harrison's passengers were taken to a hospital with serious injuries.

Cuxum, who was wearing a seat belt, was also transported to a hospital with serious injuries.
Harrell says alcohol impairment is believed to be a factor in the crash.

 

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