POSTED: Wednesday, July 10, 2013 - 12:00am
UPDATED: Wednesday, July 10, 2013 - 12:04am
GIBSON, LA — A Gibson woman died when the vehicle she was driving lost control and struck a tree in Terrebonne Parish.
The incident occured shortly after 6:30 p.m. on July 7.
The investigation revealed that a Vickie Landry, 60, was traveling west on LA 182. Her vehicle entered a slight left curve in the roadway, and Landry lost control. She then traveled off the right side of the roadway and struck a tree.
Landry, who was wearing a seat belt, was pronounced dead on the scene by the Terrebonne Parish Coroner’s Office.
Investigating Troopers report that impairment was not a factor in the crash, but routine toxicology tests are pending. This crash remains under investigation.