Man dead following head-on crash in Southern Hills
SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) - Investigators with the Shreveport Police Department are working to learn more about an early morning crash that happened on Sept. 15.
Officers got the call just after 7 a.m. to the 800 block of Flournoy Lucas Road. That’s not far from Kingston Road. Crews were on the scene to divert traffic.
Three people were sent to a Shreveport hospital. Police later confirmed Bennie Webster Jr., 36, died from his injuries at 7:45 a.m.
SPD officials say when officers first got on scene, they found a 2016 Nissan Rogue and a 2004 GMC Envoy that had been involved in the crash. The drivers of both vehicles were taken to a hospital in serious condition. The driver of the Rogue, Webster, was pronounced dead at the hospital.
Preliminary details show one of the vehicles crossed the double yellow lines and hit the other head-on.
The investigation is ongoing.
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