Erath man involved in accident that kills three people

From staff reports

According to the Louisiana State Police Troop I, an Erath man was driving a 2004 Ford truck that crossed the center line and hit a vehicle head-on, killing three people inside the vehicle.

The crash occurred Sunday morning on La. 318 in St. Mary Parish.

The police report states that Priscilla Williams, 41, of Franklin was driving a station wagon north on La. 318, when drove into the direct path of the Williams’ vehicle, the state police said.

William, her 15-year-old son and 51-year-old Leroy Williams of Franklin were pronounced dead at the scene.

Vincent was transported to a local hospital with moderate injuries and he also faces charges of driving left or center and operating a vehicle with an invalid driver’s license.

The state police said all but one of the victims were wearing seatbelts.

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