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State police: Single vehicle crash on La. Highway 91 claims life of Iota woman


IOTA, Louisiana — State police say a single vehicle crash on Louisiana Highway 91 north of Iota (EYE'-oh-tuh) in Acadia Parish has that claimed the life of a 20-year-old woman.

Master Trooper Brooks David (DAH'-veed) says Claire Lejeune (luh-ZHERN') of Iota was traveling north on Highway 91 Tuesday when her car ran off the road and struck a tree.

David says Lejeune was not wearing a seat belt and was ejected from the vehicle.

He says Lejeune was taken to a nearby hospital where she later died.

The crash remains under investigation.

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