MARINGOUIN, LA. (THECOUNT) — Aubrey Stewart Jr., of Walker, LA, has been identified as the motorcyclist killed in a Maringouin crash Tuesday afternoon.
Stewart, 33, was headed north on LA 77 on a 2013 Suzuki motorcycle, when for unknown reasons, he lost control, crossed centerlines, and collided with a 2013 Ford Mustang headed south on the same highway.
Officials have not yet determined what caused Stewart to lose control.
According to officials, Stewart was transported to an area hospital where he was later pronounced dead.
Investigators don’t believe impairment was a factor in the wreck.
The driver of the car was not cited or charged in the crash.
Blood samples were taken from both drivers and sent to the Louisiana State Police Crime Lab for analysis. This is done for all deadly crashes on Louisiana highways.
Anyone with possible information on the deadly crash should contact police at 911.
Maringouin is a town in Iberville Parish, Louisiana, United States. The population was 1,098 at the 2010 census, down from 1,262 at the 2000 census. It is part of the Baton Rouge Metropolitan Statistical Area, according to Wikipedia.