LAPLACE, La (BRPROUD) – Louisiana State Police responded to a three-vehicle crash on Tuesday, Nov. 30 on I-10 East near LaPlace that killed a 27-year-old woman.
Through an investigation, LSP Troop B learned that Shakeisha T. Spencer was driving a 2021 Nissan Altima east on I-10 in the left lane when it went off the roadway to the left, struck a bridge rail and then came back onto the roadway to the right. LSP says that at the same time, a 2016 Nissan Rogue and 2019 Jeep Compass were also driving east on I-10 and hit the Altima as it reentered the eastbound lanes.
Spencer was not wearing her seatbelt and had severe injuries from the crash. She was transported to a nearby hospital but died on Wednesday, Dec. 1 due to her injuries. LSP says that impairment is not known, but routine toxicology samples were taken and submitted for analysis as a part of the investigation.