HOLDEN, LA (WAFB) - Shortly before 7 am on October 9, 2015, Troopers from Louisiana State Police Troop A began investigating a two vehicle fatality crash that happened on LA 42 east of LA 63 in Livingston Parish. The crash took the life of 44-year-old Angela Wilson of Livingston, LA.
The investigation shows Wilson was driving eastbound on LA 42 when another vehicle was driving westbound. For unknown reasons, Wilson's vehicle crossed the center line into the westbound lane and crashed into the other vehicle head-on.
Troopers say Wilson was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash and suffered fatal injuries.She was pronounced deceased at the scene by the Livingston Parish Coroner's Office.
The person in the other vehicle was properly restrained and received moderate injuries.
Impairment is not suspected to be a factor in this crash but a toxicology sample was taken from Wilson and the other driver and will be submitted to the Louisiana State Police Crime Lab for analysis.
LA 42 was shut down for four and a half hours after the crash.