- Associated Press - Monday, March 21, 2016

KENTWOOD, La. (AP) - Louisiana State Police are investigating a head-on crash that killed a Kentwood man.

WAFB-TV reports (https://bit.ly/1Mjtrs7) that troopers say the Sunday night crash happened when a pickup truck driven by 38-year-old Matthew Jacob Peek crossed into oncoming traffic on Louisiana Highway 38.

Fifty-nine-year-old Phillip A. Williams of Kentwood, in another pickup, attempted to avoid Peek’s vehicle but was hit head-on. Williams died Monday morning.

Peek was treated for moderate injuries. An investigation into the cause of the accident was under way.

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Information from: WAFB-TV, https://wafb.com

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