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State police: Lake Charles man killed in single car accident on Interstate 10


LAKE CHARLES, Louisiana — State police say a 30-year-old man died in single vehicle accident on Interstate 10 near Lake Charles.

Sgt. James Anderson says a car being driven by Michael Joseph Owens of Lake Charles ran off the highway, down an embankment and hit several trees.

The accident happened around 5:30 p.m. Sunday about 3 ½ miles east of Lake Charles.

Anderson says Owens was pronounced dead at the scene.

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