A man from Louisiana's neighboring state of Texas is facing a series of serious criminal charges after he reportedly caused a fatal crash that killed a 19-year-old victim. The 27-year-old defendant was reportedly driving his vehicle northbound on Louisiana 23 in Plaquemines Parish during the early morning hours on July 8 when he crossed the median and crashed into the victim's vehicle.
The head-on car accident left the victim dead at the scene, according to news reports. One other vehicle struck the other two after the initial collision. The driver of the third car was not injured.