Crash in Broussard leaves one in critical condition

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Tuesday, April 23, 2013 - 1:45pm

A two-vehicle crash has left a man in critical condition.

On Monday, April 22 at approximately 10:00 p.m., the Broussard Police Department learned that a a major vehicle crash with injuries had taken place at the intersection of US 90 and St. Nazaire Rd.

Two vehicles involved in the crash; one had severe damage.

A witness of the crash said that a car driven by Douglas Hebert, 33, of Youngsville, was traveling on Albertson Pkwy when he disregarded a 'right turn only' traffic signal and drove straight. Hebert ended up colliding with a truck driven by Chris Henderson, 53, of Lafayette, who had a green light.

Henderson was transported to a local hospital with moderate injuries. It appeared that Hebert was not wearing his seat belt at the time of the crash and was transported to a local hospital in critical condition.

Alcohol involvement is unknown at this time, but tests are being conducted.


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