Posted: Sep 20, 2013 8:33 AM by AP (Photo courtesy MGN Online)
State police are investigating an accident that took the life of an 87-year-old Geismar woman.
Trooper Jared Sandifer says Lonie H. Marchand was killed Thursday when she turned from La. Highway 3251 onto Highway 75 into the path of a dump truck.
Sandifer says the truck driver, 43-year-old Karl Bell of Baton Rouge, was not injured.