Man in critical condition after morning accident on I10
BATON ROUGE, La (NBC33) – Drivers on I10 felt heavy backups this morning due to an accident on I 10 near Hwy 73.
State Trooper Russell Graham says the incident happened around 9:45 this morning. He says a 55-year old male driving a white van was experiencing a medical issue, which caused him to collide with an 18 wheeler. Fortunately, the driver of the 18 wheeler saw the collision coming, so he was able to slow down.
The unidentified 55-year old was taken to the hospital with life threatening injuries. The driver of the 18 wheeler was uninjured.
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