Rayville, LA – 14-Year-Old Killed in Glenda St Crash

Rayville, LA (April 4, 2024) – Emergency crews were requested at the scene of a vehicle collision that claimed the life of one teen. The accident was reported on Sunday evening in Rayville.

According to official reports, a vehicle occupied by a group of teenagers was traveling on Glenda Street during the evening hours when it became involved in a collision. The vehicle struck a tree and caught on fire, resulting in severe damage. A 14-year-old in the vehicle was fatally injured. She was pronounced deceased on-site. Multiple other victims were injured in the crash and transported to area hospitals for further care. The incident is currently being investigated.

We hope those who were hurt in this accident recover quickly.

Our sympathies go out to the family of the teen killed in this crash.

Fatal Car Accidents in Louisiana

undefinedMotor vehicle accidents take the lives of nearly 1000 people annually in the state of Louisiana. More often than not, these accidents are a result of drivers who engage in negligent actions while operating their vehicles.

When vehicles catch on fire following accidents, the chances of severe and fatal injuries are dramatically increased. There are a variety of factors that lead to fatal collisions taking place in our state. Some of the most common causes of fatal accidents in our state include;

  • Drivers who fail to yield the right of way at intersections, when switching lanes, or even when pulling onto a roadway are in violation of the right-of-way law.
  • Drivers who are distracted in any way while operating their vehicles, including using mobile phones or other electronic devices.
  • Individuals who are behind the wheel of a vehicle while they are under the influence of drugs or alcohol.
  • Drivers who disregard stop signs and red lights at major intersections.

If your loved one has died as a result of a negligent or reckless driver, a wrongful death lawyer in East Carroll Parish can help you seek compensation for the damages and losses you face.

At Parker Alexander Attorneys at Law, our priority is to help compensate you and your family for the traumatic wrongful death of a loved one. We have experienced and knowledgeable attorneys who truly understand how devastating it can be to experience the unexpected loss of a loved one, and we are here to provide support and guidance throughout the entire process. Our East Carroll Parish personal injury lawyers will work hard to build a solid case that gets justice and financial compensation for any damages your family has been put through due to someone else’s negligence. Schedule a free consultation by reaching out to our law firm at 318-625-6262 to get started on your case right away.

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