Car crashes on Hwy. 9 north of Creston


Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Deputies, Louisiana State Police, and Natchitoches Regional Medical Center EMS arrived on the scene of a one-vehicle injury crash on Hwy. 9, north of Creston reported Jan. 6 at 9:51 a.m.

Deputies say the 38-year-old operator from Campti of the 2010 Infiniti was traveling southbound on Hwy. 9 while it was sleeting when she apparently lost control of the vehicle leaving the roadway on the right side striking several trees.

The initial call into the NPSO 911 Center reported the driver trapped in the vehicle.

NPFD# 9 was dispatched to the scene but before they arrived on scene, motorists stopped to assist the driver out of the vehicle.

The driver was transported from the scene by EMS to a Coushatta hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The crash is being investigated by Trooper J. Jett assigned to LSP Troop-E Alexandria.