RACELAND, La. (WGNO) — A car crash claimed the life of a 76-year-old woman from Golden Meadow on Wednesday, Oct. 11.
Officials with the Louisiana State Police said the crash happened around 2 p.m. on U.S. Highway 90 near Louisiana Highway 182 east of Raceland.
Reports show that Jenny Duet was traveling left in a curve when she veered off the road, crossed a median into the eastbound lane, striking another vehicle.
Duet was transported to a nearby hospital where she later died.
The driver in the other vehicle suffered minor injuries and refused treatment at the scene.
The crash remains under investigation.