Sunday morning car crash in East Feliciana Parish kills 26-year-old woman

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CLINTON, La (BRPROUD) – Louisiana State Police (LSP) are investigating a car crash that killed a 26-year-old woman from East Feliciana Parish.

On Sunday morning around 5 a.m., LSP responded to a deadly car crash involving one vehicle on LA Hwy 961. Through an investigation, LSP learned that the 26-year-old Ke’Tori Matthews was driving north on LA Hwy 961 in a 2004 Chevrolet Silverado. For reasons still under investigation, the car exited the road to the right and struck a tree.

LSP said Matthews was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash and was ejected from the vehicle where she was killed on impact. A toxicology sample was obtained from Matthews for testing as part of the investigation.

LSP reminds travelers to wear their seatbelts for their own safety.

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