Posted: Mar 7, 2014 3:24 PM by Erin McWilliams
Updated: Mar 7, 2014 4:48 PM
A Baton Rouge woman was killed in a motorcycle crash on Hwy. 16 near French Settlement around 1 p.m. Friday.
According to a release by Louisiana State Police,Charlotte R. Cole, 33, of Baton Rouge was killed while riding with her husband, Thomas Cole.
Troopers say the wreck happened while the couple was southbound on Hwy. 16 near Hwy. 22.
While attempting a left hand curve his motorcycle ran off the roadway to the right for unknown reasons. Both were ejected from the motorcycle.
Although both were wearing helmets, Charlotte Cole suffered fatal injuries. Thomas Cole was airlifted to a Baton Rouge hospital and suffered serious injuries.