Local teen killed in one-car accident
The driver, whose name has not been released by authorities, was 16, according to Louisiana State Trooper John McClary.
“At 3:41 a.m., a 1999 Jeep carrying four people left the roadway at a high rate of speed,” McClary said. The driver overcorrected, the vehicle rolled over, ejecting the driver and he was killed.”
The three passengers were wearing seat belts at the time and none was injured seriously. All the injured were taken to Lincoln General Hospital where they were treated and released, McClary said.