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Four Killed, Including Child, in Louisiana Head-On Collision

Jonathan Hernandez5 months ago

Four people were killed in a head on collision that happened in Louisiana.

Details about the Fatal Louisiana Accident

Multiple sources are reporting that, according to the Louisiana State Police,  a total of four people were killed including a one-year-old child in a fiery, head on collision that happened on Memorial Day.

Police have stated that the accident reportedly happened late on Monday evening on Louisiana Highway 67 in East Feliciana Parish, which is just north of Baton Rouge. Louisiana State Trooper Bryan Lee, identified those who were killed in the accident as 22-year-old Brandon Temple and 24-year-old Jakyle Hall, both of Northwood. Also killed were 19-year Holley Thomas, and 1-year-old Hazel Temple, both of Denham Springs.

Trooper Lee stated that Brandon Temple was heading north when he attempted to pass two vehicles in a no passing zone while approaching a hill. Once at the top of the hill, Temple’s vehicle struck Hall’s vehicle head-on. Hall was alone in his vehicle, but Thomas and Hazel Temple were both passengers in the truck at the time of the accident.

Important Information about Motor Vehicle Accidents

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, there are thousands of wrongful deaths of people involved in motor vehicle accidents every year in the United States:

  • In 2014, there were a total of 32,675 people who were killed in motor vehicle accidents in the United States.
  • During the same year, there were 219 fewer fatalities than there were in 2013.
  • Although there were fewer fatalities in 2014, there were nearly 25,000 more people who were injured in 2014 than there were in 2013. 


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