POSTED: Friday, April 20, 2012 - 10:30pm
UPDATED: Friday, April 20, 2012 - 10:34pm
LAFAYETTE, LA — On April 19, at approximately 8:15 p.m., Lafayette Police responded to a motor vehicle crash in the 1200 block of Verot School Road.
According to traffic investigators, a white Chevrolet extended cab truck was traveling east on Verot School Road when it collided head on with a white Dodge truck traveling west. Both drivers were transported to area hospitals and later pronounced dead.
The driver of the Chevrolet was Wade Judice, 54, of Lafayette. The driver of the Dodge was a Dana Gautreaux, 52, of Lafayette.
The cause of the crash remains under investigation. The identities of the victims are not being released pending the notification of the next of kin. The crash remains under investigation by the Lafayette Police Department’s Traffic Section.