One dead after car accident in Welsh

WELSH, LA (KPLC) - The Welsh Police Department confirms that one person died in a head on collision in Welsh on Sunday night.

According to authorities, the accident happened around 9:30 p.m. on Sunday night at the intersection of Highway 90 and McCown Road.

37-year-old Morone Williams of Jennings was driving a truck that hit another car.

The driver of that car, 30-year-old David Nixon of Welsh died at the scene. A passenger in the car - 40-year-old Lucdrocious Jackson Caesar - was injured and transported to a local hospital for treatment.

Williams was arrested and charged with vehicular manslaughter and negligent injury.

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