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Both drivers dead after head-on collision in St. James Parish

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VACHERIE, LA (WVUE) -

A head on collision in St. James parish claimed the lives of both drivers Friday morning.

According to Louisiana State Police, 84-year-old Morris Keller was traveling west on LA 20 around 10:30 a.m. on March 4 when, for reasons unknown, he crossed the center line. Keller's truck then collided head on with 55-year-old Valerie Caesar's car, who was going Eastbound on LA 20.

Both Keller and Caesar were pronounced dead on the scene. Police say Caesar had a passenger that was taken to a nearby hospital with moderate injuries.

Police do not believe alcohol played a role in the crash, but will conduct all the usual tests to find out.

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