Crash on Vine Street at Railroad Avenue in Opelousas leaves 1 dead, multiple injured

St. Landry Parish

OPELOUSAS, La. (KLFY) — One person died and multiple others were taken to the hospital after a crash in Opelousas just after 7 p.m. Tuesday.

The crash occurred at the intersection of Vine Street near Railroad Avenue, Police Chief Martin McLendon said.

A male victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

Several occupants in two vehicles suffered serious to moderate injures and were transported to local hospitals, McLendon said.

He said police will process the scene and release additional details at a later time.

So far, he said, the deceased has not been identified.

KLFY will continue to provide updates to this story as they develop.

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