Man dies after being struck by vehicle following crash on I-10

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Louisiana State Police

ST. MARTIN PARISH, La. (BRPROUD) – Louisiana State Police (LSP) investigate a three-vehicle crash on I-10 near Butte La Rose that left one dead.

LSP says the crash took place before 1 a.m. on June 30 and took the life of an “unidentified Hispanic male.”

State Police investigation revealed that a 1991 Mercedes-Benz sedan traveling west on the interstate was hit from behind by a Honda Pilot SUV. After the crash, the driver of the Mercedes got out of his vehicle and while standing by his vehicle, he was fatally struck by a Jeep Liberty SUV.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene by the St. Martin Parish Coroner’s Office, according to LSP.

LSP says this crash remains under investigation.

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