Posted: Apr 30, 2012 6:34 AM by AP
MARKSVILLE, La. (AP) - A 47-year-old Marksville woman died over the weekend in a single vehicle crash.
The accident happened around 7 p.m. Saturday on Gum Ridge Road in Avoyelles Parish.
State police say a pickup driven by Paula R. Theriot ran off the road and hit a tree.
Troopers say Theriot was not wearing her seatbelt and was pronounced dead at the scene.
The only passenger in Theriot's vehicle, a five-year-old child, received serious injuries and was taken to Rapides Regional Medical Center.
The crash remains under investigation.