Serious wreck on Hwy 71 this morning

Serious wreck on Hwy 71 this morning

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Natchitoches, LA

#1 Feb 6, 2010
Was on my way to grant parish on 71 this morning and saw scene of wreck...not sure if anyone was hurt

Natchitoches, LA

#2 Feb 6, 2010
LifeAir took 1 to LSU and 3 others went to NRMC. Happened around 3am. Praying for all involved.

Schuylkill Haven, PA

#3 Feb 6, 2010
News Release
Date: February 6, 2010

Dry Prong Teen Seriously Injured In Crash

Early this morning, a single vehicle crash injured three teens and one young adult.

Troopers responded to the crash around 2:00 am, which occurred on US Hwy 71 south of Clarence in Natchitoches Parish. The crash involved a 2002 Honda Civic, driven by Jamane M. County (B/M 20 yrs) of Montgomery, LA. The Honda was south bound on US Hwy 71 when County lost control and exited the right side of the roadway. After exiting the roadway, the vehicle vaulted across a creek, collided with the embankment on the opposite side, and then overturned.

County received moderate injuries and was transported to Natchitoches Regional Hospital. Kimber Vanantwerpen (W/F 19 yrs) of Dry Prong, LA, Kayla Monroe (W/F 18 yrs) of Colfax, LA, and a male juvenile of Montgomery, LA were passengers in the vehicle. Vanantwerpen received serious injuries and was transported to LSU Medical Center in Shreveport, LA. Monroe received moderate injuries and was transported to LSU Medical Center in Shreveport. The juvenile received moderate injuries and was transported to Rapides Regional Medical Center.

None of the occupants were wearing their seatbelts. Two were ejected.

Routine toxicology tests and charges are pending.

The crash remains under investigation.


Shreveport, LA

#5 Feb 9, 2010
yep sure is

Amarillo, TX

#6 Feb 9, 2010
cracker wrote:
yep sure is
ummm.. the juvenile was not transported to a hospital until later on that following morning. Where they discovered that he had broken his neck.

Gloster, LA

#7 Feb 10, 2010
so....they dead yet?

Spring, TX

#8 Feb 10, 2010
Black male driving with two white teenage girls? What are the odds that one of them was Jim's daughter?

United States

#9 Jan 19, 2013
Does anyone know anything atbout the wreck that occurred at approximately 5:30 PM on HWY 71 just past old spicewood and before paleface road yesterday; Janaury 18, 2013?

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