Rayne man killed in motorcycle accident - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Rayne man killed in motorcycle accident

(Source: MGN Online) (Source: MGN Online)

Authorities in Acadia Parish are investigating a single motorcycle accident that claimed the life of a Rayne man.

According to Acadia Parish Sheriff Wayne Melancon, the accident was reported at approximately 1:24 p.m. Sunday and occurred at the intersection of Standard Mill Road and Monceaux Road near Crowley.

Deputies investigating the accident reported that the driver of the motorcycle was traveling west on Standard Mill Road when he lost control and struck a culvert. 

Authorities said he was transported to American Legion Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Melancon stated that the name of the man is being withheld pending family notification.

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