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Man killed in single vehicle crash, impairment suspected

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WEST BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

State Police say a man has been killed in a single vehicle crash that happened early Saturday morning.  The crash happened on LA 987-3 east of LA 415, just before 1:00 am.

Mark Ramoin, 39,  was driving a pick up truck south on LA 987-3 when he ran off the road and into a ditch.  His truck overturned several times and then struck a utility pole.  Ramoin was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash.  He was partially ejected from the truck and sustained fatal injuries.

Troopers do suspect alcohol impairment to have been a factor in the crash.

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