Unrestrained driver killed in crash

TANGIPAHOA PARISH, LA (WAFB) - A Tangipahoa woman was killed Thursday night in a single-vehicle crash near Fluker.

State Police say Michelle Cooper, 53, was driving east on LA 10 and crossed the intersection with US 51 without stopping, ran off the road and hit a ditch embankment.

Cooper was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash and was pronounced dead at the scene.

Investigators do not believe Cooper was impaired.

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