SLAUGHTER, La. (BRPROUD) — Louisiana State Police are investigating a fatal two-vehicle crash in East Feliciana Parish that occurred on Wednesday morning.

According to LSP, a 2013 Mercedes SUV, operated by 53-year-old Stacey Hornsby of Clinton, was headed west on LA 959. Simultaneously, a 2020 Chevrolet Silverado, operated by Steven Riggins, was headed east on LA 959. Initial investigation showed investigators that Hornsby crossed the center line and struck Riggins head-on.

Police said Hornsby was not restrained at the time of the crash and died at the scene. The driver of the Silverado was taken to a local hospital and was treated for mild injuries. A toxicology sample was taken from both drivers and will be submitted for analysis for further investigation.

This is an ongoing investigation.