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2 die in crash on I-10 West near Sorrento

Source: Gerron Jordan/WAFB Source: Gerron Jordan/WAFB
SORRENTO, LA (WAFB) -

Authorities are on the scene of a single-vehicle crash on I-10 West near Sorrento that left two people dead Friday morning.

Troopers with Louisiana State Police say the driver went off the road and hit a tree. It happened shortly after 8:30 a.m. 

The driver, Keona K. Bobo, 21, and passenger Brittany J. Bright, 20, were pronounced dead at the scene. They were both unrestrained at the time of the crash. 

Although impairment is not suspected, investigators believe the driver may have been speeding and the inclement weather possibly contributed to the crash.

No other details were available.

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