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2 people hospitalized after a pickup truck rear-ended an 18-wheeler in Broussard (Broussard, LA)

Two people were hospitalized after the driver of the Dodge Ram pickup truck, who reportedly fell asleep while driving, struck an 18-wheeler from behind.

As per the initial information, the two-vehicle accident took place just after 7 a.m. Sunday on US 90, close to Ambassador Caffery. The early reports showed that the driver of the pickup had to be removed from the vehicle and taken to a local hospital.

The driver of the 18-wheeler also received injuries as a result of the collision and was taken to the hospital. As of now, both men are listed in stable condition. Alcohol is not believed to be a factor, however toxicology results are pending. No other details are available.

The incident remains under active review.

November 22, 2021

Source: klfy.com

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