Man dies in hospital after Lafourche Parish accident

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Posted on July 11, 2013 at 9:11 PM

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LAFOURCHE, La. – A man has died in the hospital after a two-vehicle accident on La. 316 Thursday morning, according to Louisiana State Police.

Jeremy Duet, 22, died at University Hospital in New Orleans.

The accident happened just after midnight Thursday on La. 316 by the Bayou Blue Bypass Road. Duet, driving a 1997 Ford Taurus, was traveling north while Edmond Gros, 32, was traveling south.

Duet, for unknown reasons, veered over to the right side of the road, but then overcorrected. Gros then struck Duet’s vehicle on the broadside.

Gros was wearing a seat belt, and he passed a breathalyzer test. Duet was wearing a seat belt as well.

The crash is under investigation.

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