Crash in Flora community causes multiple injuries


Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Deputies, Louisiana State Police, Natchitoches Regional Medical Center EMS, Natchitoches Parish Fire Districts #4, and #5 responded to a one-vehicle crash near the intersections of La. Hwy 478 and La. Hwy 120 in the Flora community Tuesday, Oct. 18 at 5:25 p.m., according to the Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Office.

The operator of the 2016 Ford Explorer along with her three children were transported from the scene by EMS to Rapides Regional Medical Center with moderate-to-severe injuries.

The vehicle apparently left the roadway striking a tree.
The cause of the crash is currently under investigation by Troopers assigned to Louisiana State Police, Troop-E Alexandria.