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Donna C. Dupre (of Jeanerette) Is Dead, Killed In Crash

Obituary: Donna C Dupre has died. He was killed in a two-vehicle crash that happened on LA Hwy 182 near Penn Road in St. Mary Parish.

Louisiana State Police Troop have began investigating the fatal crash that occurred shortly after 6:00 p.m. on October 19, 2019, and had claimed the life of 50-year-old,Donna C. Dupre of Jeanerette.

An initial investigation by State Police revealed Donna Dupre was a passenger in a 2019 Honda Civic being driven southbound on Penn Road by 20-year-old, Kylan Dupre. For unknown reasons, Kylan Dupre failed to yield at the stop sign as she entered LA 182. Upon doing so, the Honda was struck by a westbound 2008 Kia Sorrento.

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Despite being properly restrained, Donna Dupre suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene. Kylan Dupre, along with the driver of the Kia, and the passenger of the Kia were all properly restrained and were transported to a local hospital with moderate injuries. Impairment is not suspected, but toxicology samples were taken from the drivers for analysis.

This crash remains under investigation.