Speeding, bad tires, wet road cause fatal single-vehicle crash - WAFB 9 News Baton Rouge, Louisiana News, Weather, Sports

Speeding, bad tires, wet road cause fatal single-vehicle crash

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

A 32-year-old woman died after she lost control and crashed her vehicle, officials say.  

The crash happened at Tuesday morning on Hano Rd. In Tangipahoa Parish. Sheriff's Deputies were called to the scene at roughly 6 a.m.  

Officials say the driver, Karreta M. Franklin of Independence, was pronounced dead at the scene.  

Deputies believe Franklin went off the road, over-corrected, then crossed the road and hit a tree.  

Detectives believe that speed, lack of tire maintenance, and wet road conditions were factors in the vehicle crash.  

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