Lynne Durel, the wife of Lafayette City Parish President Joey Durel was seriously injured in a 4 vehicle head-on crash Friday morning near the intersection of Ambassador and Englewood. Mrs. Durel received several injures but is in stable condition. Two other additional victims were also hospitalized with serious injuries.
Joey Durel has since issued a statement saying: "My wife and her dear friend are doing very well following surgery. We thank our community for the prayers and support we have received. We are also thankful that they are expected to fully recover and pray for the same result for all involved."