Posted: Aug 17, 2013 11:49 AM by KATC
They Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office say a Moss Bluff woman is dead after a fatal accident early this morning.
It happened around 2am on Belfield Dr. and Pinecone Dr. in Moss Bluff. Investigators say, Vickie Winters of Moss Bluff was driving on Belfield Dr. when for unknown reasons she ran a stop sign and traveled off road. Deputies say Winters entered a ditch on the south side of Pinecone Drive, struck a dirt embankment, and some standing trees before coming to a stop. She was pronounced dead at the scene.
Investigators say, Winters was not wearing a seatbelt and speed is expected to be a factor in the crash.
It is not known if alcohol was a factor; however, a toxicology report will be conducted as mandated by state law.
The crash remains under investigation.