11:30 LRN Newscast Feb 25

A two-vehicle crash on I-10 in St. John the Baptist Parish Monday takes the life of 27-year-old Tyandra Lewis of Baton Rouge, who was six-months pregnant with twins, and her 7-year-old son who was riding in the back seat.  Trooper Monroe Dillon says the accident remains under investigation.

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At the NFL draft combine in Indianapolis, former LSU quarterback Joe Burrow put to rest rumors that he would not play for the Bengals if Cincinnati selected him with the top overall pick. Report have speculated Burrow would pressure Cincinnati not to draft him.  Burrow will not throw at the combine but says he looks forward to meeting with several teams, including Cincinnati.

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The town of Iowa(I-oh-ah) is celebrating Fat Tuesday with its annual Mardi Gras Run.  Kevin Barnhart has the details on this unique event.

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With Mardi Gras crowds, Trooper Lt Nick Manale says pickpockets are looking for an opportunity. Don’t make it easy for them. Manale says always be mindful of where you place bags.

Cut 14 (06) “…to another location.”