Crash claims the life of a woman in Richland Parish

RICHLAND PARISH, La. (RPSO PRESS RELEASE) -- May 17, 2017, at 3:37 PM. Richland Parish Sheriff's Office deputies, along with Ward 1 Fire Department and Northeast Ambulance responded to a single vehicle motor vehicle crash on Ferguson Road south of Delhi.

Investigation showed a 2002 Toyota Echo driven by Nona L. Bailey, W/F, DOB: 05/02/1942 of Vicksburg MS was traveling east bound in the 700 block of Ferguson Road when for unknown reasons the vehicle left the roadway hitting an embankment causing it to roll over.

Bailey, who was not restrained, was airlifted to Richardson Medical Center in Rayville, LA and later transported to Rapides General in Alexandria, LA where she succumbed to her injuries this morning at approximately 6:30 AM.

Richland Parish Sheriff's Office is still investigating this crash.