First responders arrive on scene of two-vehicle crash on I-49

Natchitoches Parish Sheriffs Deputies, Louisiana State Police and Natchitoches Regional Medical Center EMS responded to the scene of a two-vehicle crash on Sept. 19 around 10:15 am. The crash involved a commercial vehicle and motor vehicle on I-49 (southbound) near milepost #145 north of Natchitoches, according to the Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Office.

The driver of the motor vehicle was transported to Natchitoches Regional Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.

Deputies say the motor vehicle was traveling southbound when it apparently struck the commercial vehicle parked on the shoulder.

Louisiana State Police are working the crash. If you are traveling through the area, drive carefully to avoid distractions and pay attention to the roadway while State Police investigate the crash.