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Three dead in fiery crash in Terrebonne Parish

Three dead in fiery crash in Terrebonne Parish

SCHRIEVER, La. (AP) — State police are investigating a two vehicle crash that killed three people on La. Highway 24 in Terrebonne Parish.

Trooper Evan Harrell says a pickup driven by 19-year-old Jordan Mayon, of Houma, failed to negotiate the curve, crossed a small median and hit another pickup driven by 30-year-old by Kendric Prince of Patterson.

After impact Monday night, Harrell says both vehicles caught fire.

He says Mayon, Prince, and a passenger in Prince's vehicle, 54-year-old Shannon Tassin of Reserve were unable to escape the vehicles and were pronounced dead on the scene by the Terrebonne Parish Coroner's Office.

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