Fatal Motorcycle Crash in Opelousas - KLFY News 10

Fatal Motorcycle Crash in Opelousas


An Opelousas man is dead after he crashed his motorcycle over the weekend. It happened on La highway 104 near Frank Road in St. Landry Parish just after 9:00 PM Saturday night. State troopers say for unknown reasons 69 year old Edward Lanclos crossed over the roadway and rode into a ditch.

Lanclos was thrown from his motorcycle. He was wearing a helmet at the time of the crash, but was pronounced dead by the St. Landry Parish Coroner.

Troopers do not know if impairment was a factor in the crash, however a routine toxicology sample was taken.

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