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Husband, wife killed in I-10 crash

BATON ROUGE, LA (WVUE) -

A portion of I-10 over the Atchafalaya River Basin is back open after a fiery four truck crash killed two people.

Troopers have identified a married couple from Ohio as the two people who died in Friday's crash.
     
They say Rickey Chester was driving an 18-wheeler and for unknown reasons, didn't stop when he came upon a traffic back-up.
     
The 18-wheeler read-ended another truck, causing a chain reaction. They say the driver of the truck the 18 wheeler hit, Darren Robinson of Baton Rouge, suffered minor injuries when his truck fell over the railing to the ground below.
     
Two other truck drivers weren't injured.
     
Police say Ricky Chester's truck caught fire killing him and his wife Karen.


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