LSP: Sterlington man killed in Richland Parish crash

Authorities say a Monday night crash claimed the life of a man from Sterlington. (MGN Image)

RICHLAND PARISH, La. (KNOE) - Authorities say a Monday night crash claimed the life of a man from Sterlington.

According to Louisiana State Police, the crash happened just before 10:30 p.m. just west of Delhi.

Police say a vehicle driven by 51-year-old Patrick Guin, of Sterlington, was on Interstate 20 in Richland Parish when it hit the back of another vehicle.

Police say Guin's vehicle traveled off the right side of the road where it hit a large tree and became engulfed in flames.

Guin was pronounced dead at the scene.

The other driver was taken to a local hospital with injuries.

The crash is still under investigation.