LIVONIA, LA (WAFB) - Two people are dead after a crash on US 190 near a popular restaurant in Pointe Coupee Parish on Thursday, officials said.
The Livonia Police Department says Ramona O'Brien and her husband Daniel O'Brien were both pronounced dead at the scene.
The crash happened in front of Not Your Mama's Cafe & Tavern in Livonia around 7 p.m.
Livonia Police Chief Brad Joffrion said the two victims are from Krotz Springs and were both in the same car, which was trying to make left turn into Not Your Mama's. Their car was rear-ended by a pick up truck. The driver of that vehicle was taken to the hospital with moderate injuries.
US 190 was closed in both directions as police investigated the crash and crews worked to clear the debris. All lanes were reopened around 11 p.m.