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Crash in Jackson Parish sends one to hospital

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JONESBORO, La. (KNOE 8 News) -A serious crash west of Jonesboro on Louisiana Highway 4 sends one to the hospital.

Saturday night, Louisiana State Troopers responded to a two vehicle crash on Louisiana Highway 4 west of U.S. Highway 167.


Shontavious Foster, 25, of Chatham was traveling east on LA 4 on a 2005 Honda motorcycle. Police say he was driving at a high speed without his headlight on. Foster passed an eastbound vehicle and struck a 2002 Ford F-150 driven by Kenneth Guyotte, 56, of Jonesboro that was turning left into a driveway.

Foster suffered serious injuries and was transported to a hospital in Shreveport. It's unclear if Foster was wearing a helmet at the time of the crash. Guyotte was wearing his seatbelt and did not report any injuries.

LSP reports that alcohol use is not suspected and the crash remains under investigation.

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