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Belle Chasse man dies in auto accident

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Terrytown, La -- Traffic officers with the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Department are investigating an auto accident that left a Belle Chasse man dead. The accident occurred Wednesday around 10:00 a.m. in the 800 block of Legion Drive in Terrytown. The victim has been identified as 44-year-old Richard Gorman.

Police say that Gorman was traveling south on Legion Dr. when he sideswiped a car, driven by a 73-year-old woman. Gorman lost control of his SUV before crashing into a tree. Richard Gorman was pronounced dead on the scene.

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