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Fatal crash in Opelousas kills 20-year-old man from Washington, LA.

On August 21, 2020, a single-vehicle fatality crash occurred on LA 749 at Grace Street. The crash killed Jason Guillory, 20, of Washington, LA.

Guillory was traveling south on LA 749 in a 2009 Ford Mustang. Guillory crossed the center-line after entering a left curve and ran off of the roadway. His vehicle struck a ditch and began to roll over, causing Guillory to be ejected from his vehicle. He was transported to Lafayette General Hospital where he later died from his injuries.