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Unrestrained toddler, two adults killed in LaSalle Parish crash

2 years 2 months 3 weeks ago Tuesday, July 30 2019 Jul 30, 2019 July 30, 2019 6:34 AM July 30, 2019 in News
Source: WBRZ

LASALLE PARISH - Authorities say multiple people were killed in a Monday crash in LaSalle Parish.

Troopers with Louisiana State Police responded to a two-vehicle crash around 11:30 a.m. on Hwy 127 south of Olla. The crash involved an 18-wheeler driven by Joseph Pardue and a 2014 Ford Fiesta driven by a 17-year-old female.

The Ford was driving southbound on the roadway and slowed down to make a right turn. At that point, the 18-wheeler collided with the other vehicle. After the initial impact, the Ford overturned, and the 18-wheeler hit a tree.

Authorities say Pardue was properly restrained and sustained moderate injuries. The unrestrained juvenile driver sustained moderate injuries. Her three passengers 45-year-old Vicki Sears, 24-year-old Brittney Martin, and a 3-year-old toddler were pronounced dead at the scene.

Routine toxicology tests and charges are pending. The crash remains under investigation.

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