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Arcadia woman killed In Lincoln Parish crash

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LINCOLN PARISH, La. (KNOE 8 News & LSP) - An Arcadia woman is dead after a crash on Highway 33, two others were injured, and a another driver was cited.

Monday at about 5:30 P.M. Louisiana State Police Troopers responded to a three vehicle fatal crash on Louisiana Highway 821 at Louisiana Highway 33 that left an Arcadia woman dead.

The preliminary investigation revealed that a Ford truck driven by 42-year-old Gregory Hinton of Choudrant, was traveling west on Louisiana Highway 821 when it struck a Ford Taurus, driven by 49-year-old Trekina Williams of Arcadia, that was traveling south on Louisiana Highway 33. The Taurus then traveled into a parking lot and struck a parked Chevrolet truck.

Hinton was wearing his seat belt and did not report any injuries. Williams was wearing her seat belt, suffered fatal injuries as a result of the crash and was pronounced dead on the scene by the Lincoln Parish Coroner’s Office. The passenger in the Taurus, 51-year-old Cedric Williams, was wearing his seat belt, reported moderate injuries and was taken to a hospital in Ruston. The passenger and only occupant of the Chevrolet truck reported minor injuries.

Impairment is not suspected to be a factor in the crash. Toxicology samples were taken and submitted for analysis. Hinton was issued a citation for failure to yield at a stop sign and driving with an expired driver’s license. The crash remains under investigation.


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