Firefighters respond to accident at Hwy. 44 near Duplessis St.
Thursday morning, August 1, Fire Protection District No. 1 firefighters and apparatus from the 7th District Volunteer Fire Department responded to a two vehicle motor vehicle accident on Highway 44 near Chick Duplessis Street.
Air bags were deployed and the driver/occupant of both vehicles were checked out by the fire district first responders and Acadian Ambulance personnel.
The accident is being investigated by the Ascension Parish Sheriffs Office and Louisiana State Police.