BLANKS, La. (BRPROUD) – Pointe Coupee Fire District 4, Louisiana State Police and Livonia Police Department all responded to a two-vehicle crash on Thursday afternoon.

Image courtesy of Pointe Coupee Fire District 4

A tractor-trailer and tractor collided on US 190 east of LA 976.

LSP said, “Both vehicles were traveling eastbound on US 190 prior to the crash.”

“The crash resulted in one driver being airlifted due to moderate injuries sustained in the crash,” according to the Louisiana State Police.

Acadian Ambulance AirMed took the injured person from the scene.

The driver of the tractor-trailer was cited for Careless Operation.

Pointe Coupee Fire District 4 posted this message on Facebook after the accident, “We are a farming community. Please be careful and aware of the farm equipment on the highways.”