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State police: Elton woman dies when her car hits another car on Interstate 10 in Acadia Parish


IOTA, Louisiana — State police say an Elton woman died when her car struck another vehicle on Interstate 10 just west of Iota in Acadia Parish.

Troopers identified the victim as 29-year-old Emily Tramel.

Investigators say after Tramel's car struck a second car from behind, it ran off the highway and hit a tree shortly after 1:30 a.m. Sunday.

The driver of the second car suffered minor injuries.

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