CLAIBORNE PARISH, La. - Two teens are dead following a crash on Wednesday evening.
Tony Singleton, 17, and Dequez Neal, 15, both of Haynesville, were killed when the Honda Accord that Singleton was driving struck an SUV.
Officers were notified shortly after 8 p.m. According to Louisiana State Police, Singleton’s Honda was traveling west on La. Highway 2, east of Highway 9, when Singleton lost control and traveled into the eastbound lane. Hitting a Chevrolet Suburban.
Neither of the teens were wearing seat belts - both sustaining fatal injuries.
The driver of the SUV was taken to a Northwest Louisiana hospital for treatment of moderate injuries.
Toxicology samples were taken from both drivers.
The crash remains under investigation.