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UPDATE: Fatal Crash in the 1600 Blk of Louisiana Avenue

On October 12, 2020 at approximately 6:15 pm, officers with the Lafayette Police Department responded to a traffic crash in the 1600 Blk of Louisiana Avenue.

Posted: Oct 13, 2020 9:17 AM
Updated: Oct 13, 2020 9:46 AM

UPDATE: Lafayette, La. – The victim involved in the fatal crash on Monday, October 12 as been identified as Carrie Guidroz, 19, of Lafayette. She was a passenger in the vehicle.

This remains an ongoing investigation.


Lafayette, La. - On October 12, 2020 at approximately 6:15 pm, officers with the Lafayette Police Department responded to a traffic crash in the 1600 Blk of Louisiana Avenue.
Investigators learned that one vehicle was traveling southbound in the 1600 Blk of Louisiana Avenue, and for unknown reasons veered into oncoming traffic. It was at this time, it impacted a second vehicle.
Medical assistance was provided to the three individuals prior to being transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
A female was pronounced deceased at the scene.
This investigation is ongoing.

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