A man is dead and a woman was injured after an accident on 19th & I-27 Saturday night.
It happened around 8:30 p.m. Officers with LPD's accident investigation unit say a Mustang was traveling north on I-27 when the driver hit debris on the roadway and lost control.
The vehicle hit the guardrail and came to rest on the 19th Street exit ramp.
The driver, 34-year-old Christopher Garcia, was ejected from the vehicle and died from his injuries. Police say he was not wearing a seat belt.
The passenger, 47-year-old Cynthia Garcia, was taken to UMC with minor injuries. Police say she was wearing a seat belt.
Traffic in the area was blocked off for several hours Saturday night.
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