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New Iberia Man Killed Following Early Morning Motorcycle Crash - 8/2/2017 -

PRESS RELEASE

St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office

August 2, 2017

7:30 a.m.

Contact: Major Ginny Higgins

Public Information Officer

(337) 394-3071

New Iberia Man Killed Following Early Morning Motorcycle Crash

(St. Martinville, LA)-At 1:39 a.m. this morning, Deputies with the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a single vehicle crash on Petroleum Parkway.

Upon Deputies arrival they determined that Jarod M. Boudreaux, 31, New Iberia, was traveling westbound on a motorcycle at a high rate of speed on Petroleum Parkway when for unknown reasons, he traveled across the center line and exited the roadway to the left. He continued traveling beyond the shoulder of the road, when he lost control of the motorcycle. The motorcycle became airborne and he was subsequently ejected from the motorcycle. Mr. Boudreaux was wearing a helmet and was pronounced deceased at the scene due to injuries sustained in the crash.

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