Eleven-year-old crashes vehicle into Willa Point Apartments

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A mother and her three children avoided injury when a vehicle crashed into their apartment on Monday afternoon according to the Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Office.

Powhatan Police responded to a reported incident May 8, at 5:12 pm involving a vehicle crashing into an apartment at Willa Point Apartments in the 1400 block of La. Hwy 1 near Powhatan.

Powhatan Police arrived on the scene learning that four occupants of the apartment, a mother and her three children were inside the apartment at the time of the crash, however, they were uninjured.

Powhatan Police requested the assistance of the NPSO Patrol Division, which responded to the scene. A 2011 Chevrolet Malibu, operated by an unidentified 11-year-old juvenile female, was parked and then accelerated causing the vehicle to crash into the apartment.

The apartment and contents inside received heavy damage. The operator of the vehicle was uninjured. The vehicle, which received heavy damage, was removed from the scene by a local towing service.

Representatives from the Natchitoches Parish Housing Authority also responded to the scene to assess damages. The investigation is currently continuing by Powhatan Police Department with the assistance of the Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Office