Houma man killed in St. Mary Parish wreck - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Houma man killed in St. Mary Parish wreck

BALDWIN, La. (AP) - State police say a 73-year-old Houma man died in a three-vehicle crash in St. Mary Parish. The accident happened Sunday night on U.S. Highway 90 west of Baldwin.

Troopers say David L. Leckelt was taken to Iberia Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.

Investigators say two cars were traveling eastbound on Highway 90 near La. Highway 318 when 1 of the cars struck the back of the other car causing it to travel through the median and into oncoming traffic where it hit an SUV driven by Leckelt.

The drivers of the two cars sustained minor to moderate injuries in the wreck.

The accident remains under investigation.

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