Mar 20, 2014 1:09 PM by AP
VINTON, La. (AP) - Calcasieu Parish sheriff's deputies are investigating a single vehicle accident that claimed the life a Vinton teenager.
The accident happened around 1:40 a.m. Thursday in Vinton.
Deputies say an SUV left the roadway in a curve and struck a tree.
Front seat passenger, 17-year-old Torrie J. Granger, was pronounced dead at the scene.
The driver and backseat passenger sustained moderate to severe injuries and were taken to a local hospital in stable condition.