A young lady from Metairie escaped serious injury this afternoon following a single-vehicle crash on La. Hwy 9 according to the Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Office.
At approximately 5:31pm, Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Deputies, Louisiana State Police, Natchitoches Regional Medical Center EMS and Bienville Parish Fire District #7 responded to 911 reports of a single-vehicle rollover crash on La. Hwy 9 north of Creston, La.
Deputies say 18-year-old Sarah E. Rogers of Metairie operating a 2006 Toyota MTX was traveling southbound on La. Hwy 9 north of Creston when she apparently lost control of the vehicle, leaving the roadway on the left side traveling through a ditch causing the vehicle to overturn.
Rogers was treated at the scene by EMS for lacerations and bruises and released without transport.
Rogers was reportedly wearing her seat belt.
State Police cited Rogers for Careless Operation of a Vehicle.
The crash was investigated by Troopers assigned to LSP Troop-E Alexandria.
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