Natchitoches Parish, LA (August 4, 2019) – Louisiana State Police reported that a woman was killed in a collision involving an ATV in Natchitoches Parish. The accident happened on Par Rd. 602, also known as Cunningham Camp Rd., at around 12:45 p.m.
The vehicle involved in the crash was a 2017 Honda Pioneer 700 traveling eastbound on Par Rd. 602. The Honda was driven by a 16-year-old, who lost control of the vehicle and exited on the left side of the road. The ATV re-entered the roadway and exited again on the right side, causing it to overturn.
The 16-year-old driver sustained non-life-threatening injuries and was taken a local medical facility. The passenger, identified as 40-year-old Amanda Preble, was pronounced dead by responding paramedics.
Both occupants were ejected in the collision.
Toxicology tests are still pending, and the accident is currently under investigation.
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of Amanda Preble at this time.
Riders are often just trying to enjoy themselves and have fun, but these vehicles should be taken seriously.
If they are not used properly, they can easily cause severe injuries, and sometimes even death in tragic cases.
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