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Old Mansfield Road in Keithville reopened following deadly crash; victim identified

An investigation is ongoing. Roads are expected to be closed for several hours.
An investigation is ongoing. Roads are expected to be closed for several hours.(Cody Jennings | KSLA)
Published: Oct. 13, 2021 at 4:24 AM CDT|Updated: Oct. 13, 2021 at 1:47 PM CDT
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KEITHVILLE, La. (KSLA) - The Caddo Parish Sheriff’s Office has reopened a busy roadway following a wreck on Wednesday morning.

Crews got the call just before 1:30 a.m on Oct. 13 to Old Mansfield Road at Keithville Kingston Road regarding a crash involving a car and a big rig.

During the initial investigation, Sgt. Chris Woods said the car was traveling northbound on Old Mansfield Road when it crashed into the 18-wheeler turning from Keithville Kingston Road onto the southbound lane of Old Mansfield Road.

CPSO

The driver of the car died at the scene, according to CPSO. The Caddo Parish Coroner’s Office has identified the woman as Alexis Ealy, 26. She was pronounced dead on the scene and was positively identified through fingerprint comparison.

The investigation is ongoing.

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