Motorcycle accident leaves one dead and one injured

DERIDDER, LA (KPLC) - Two motorcycles crashed at a high speed leaving one dead and one sustaining moderate injuries after an accident on Park Road in DeRidder on Wednesday.

27-year-old Jean Griffin of DeRidder lost control of his motorcycle causing the crash.

Griffin was treated at the scene and transported to Beauregard Memorial hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The other rider was transported to the hospital for treatment and was later released.

Two other vehicles were struck by the out of control motorcycles as the crash occurred, but none of the drivers suffered from any injuries.

The investigation is still ongoing by the DeRidder Police Department with toxicology test pending.

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