UPDATE, 5/22/2023, 2 p.m.: Grand Coteau Police have provided further details on the crash, in which a motorcyclist was killed.
Police said Brandon Breaux was traveling southbound on I-49, when an unknown vehicle entered his lane causing Breaux to lose control of his motorcycle and veer across the median and into northbound traffic. Breaux crashed into a northbound car and was ejected from his motorcycle. Breaux was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver and passenger were transported to a local hospital with major injuries.
This case is still under investigation
ORIGINAL STORY: ST. LANDRY PARISH, La. (KLFY) – Grand Coteau Police Department is currently on the scene of a crash on I-49.
According to police, traffic is being diverted to exit 11 onto the service road of Harry Guilbeau.
All lanes on I-49 Northbound near Duffy Ave. are blocked.
Information is limited at this time but will be updated once released.