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Morgan City woman killed in head-on collision


A Morgan City woman was killed Friday in a car crash in Assumption Parish.

The accident happened just after 9:30 a.m. LA 662.

Investigators said 22-year-old Tasha Massoletti was traveling north on LA 662 around mile post 3 when she traveled off the right side of the highway, overcorrected to the left and crossed the center line, striking a southbound Mack Truck. Massoletti, who was wearing a seat belt, was pronounced dead on the scene. The driver of the truck was also wearing a seat belt and was not injured.

Routine toxicology tests are pending for Massoletti. The other driver submitted to a breath test and was cleared.

The crash remains under investigation.

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