St. Amant man killed in Ascension Parish Crash

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ASCENSION PARISH, La. (LSP) - A St. Amant man is dead after a fatal wreck on LA Hwy 431 in Ascension Parish.

Jonathan S. Hyland, 24, was attempting to turn left off of a private driveway to travel west on LA Hwy 431 around Noon time when he ended up pulling into the path of a dump truck being driven by Brian Bergeron, 46, of Slaughter.

Hyland was seriously injured as result of the wreck and was transported to St. Elizabeth Hospital in Gonzales where he succumbed to those injuries. He reportedly was not wearing a seatbelt. Bergeron was wearing a seatbelt and was not injured in the wreck.

Authorities do not believe that any forms of impairment played a factor in the accident.

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