IDN-USA | Sad news to report: Three (3) Indonesians died in a four vehicle crash on Interstate 10 near the Mississippi-Louisiana state line in Hancock County on May 2, 2016. As reported by Coroner Jim Faulk to the local media two people died at the scene Monday night and a third person died at University Medical Center in New Orleans.
One (1) remains in a critical condition, One (1) has been discharged.
Information posted by Sylvia Amran in the Facebook Group “Indonesian Hibachi and Sushi Chefs Community” indicated that the five Indonesians involved in the accident were Yayan Royani, Ilham Ronas, Triatmojo, Sri Alumi, and Uken Bremani. Further information, however, are being gathered for verification.
The Indonesian Diaspora Network United States of America (IDN-USA) has opened a special account at “Go Fund Me” to accept public monetary donation to help cover their medical bills and other expenses. Please join us and help! and send your donation and do so before May 11, 2016 midnight. The Account will be closed at that time and all funds raised will be given to the entity in charge of this tragedy.
Thank you for your kindness and generosity.
FOR TRANSPARENCY, please see information below:
Who we are: Indonesian Diaspora Network USA (IDN-USA)
Our Secretariat: Lafayette, LA 70508, USA
Relationship to the parties we are raising fund for: No direct relationship, except they are Indonesian origins and part of Indonesian community in a wide network of Indonesian diaspora in the U.S.
How the funds will be spent: Net funds [(Gross Amount from public donation minus administrative fee(s)from GoFundMe, and other formal applicable fee(s)] received by IDN-USA will be disbursed equally and directly to the family members and/or individual affected by this tragic accident. (Names of individuals affected are as previously mentioned).
How to get the fund to those in need: By check payments and/or wire transfers