Deadly Crash in Rapides Parish - KALB-TV News Channel 5 & CBS 2

Deadly Crash in Rapides Parish

RAPIDES PARISH, La. (KALB News Channel 5) A single vehicle crash killed a woman from Deville, LA late Monday night.

Troopers responded to the crash around 10:15 p.m., which occurred on Barron Chapel Road south of LA Hwy 28. 

The crash involved a 2010 Mazda CX7, driven by 28-year-old Courtney A. Morace. 

Investigators say the Mazda was southbound on Barron Chapel Road when Morace lost control and exited the right side of the roadway.  After exiting the roadway, the vehicle collided with a large tree.

Morace was transported to Rapides Regional Trauma Center where later she was pronounced dead.

Investigators say Morace was not wearing a seatbelt.

Routine toxicology tests are pending. 

The crash remains under investigation.

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