Two-vehicle accident leaves one person dead in Ascension Parish

ASCENSION PARISH, LA (WAFB) - A two-vehicle crash in Ascension Parish left one person dead Sunday evening.

The accident occurred on LA Hwy 42, east of Hwy 73.

The victim was 59-year-old Madolyn C. Marionneaux.

Authorities believe Marionneaux failed to stop for the stop sign at the intersection of Manchac Acres Rd. and LA Hwy 42 and pulled directly into the path of an incoming vehicle.

Troopers do not suspect impairment to be a factor in the crash.

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