Lafayette Woman Dies In Midday Crash
46-year-old Amy Lobre of Lafayette died in a single-vehicle crash around lunchtime Thursday.
State Police say the crash happened as Lobre was driving on LA 733 near Creekside Drive in Lafayette Parish. Her vehicle ran off the curve and eventually hit a tree, killing her despite the fact that she had buckled up.
Impairment is unknown but standard toxicology samples were taken. Speed is believed to be a major factor in the crash as it remains under investigation.