“Horrific” crash kills Buras mother and son

A Buras woman and her 4-year-old son were killed in a car accident Monday afternoon on Highway 23 near Myrtle Grove. A 6-year-old New Orleans boy was taken to the hospital in critical condition. According to Louisiana State Police, driver Jenny Taing, 25, was travelling northbound when her vehicle crossed the divided median and entered the southbound lanes before being broadsided by an oncoming vehicle. The crash occurred shortly after 12:30 p.m.


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