Denham Springs, LA (March 29, 2020) – A woman from Zachary died Saturday morning after a single-car crash in Livingston Parish. The accident occurred around 12:00 p.m. on LA Highway 16, just north of LA Highway 1032.
According to Louisiana State Troopers, 20-year-old Daylin Alaniz was driving south on LA Highway 16 in her 2012 Ford Mustang.
For unknown reasons, she lost control of the vehicle, drove off of the roadway, and hit a utility pole. After she hit the utility pole, her Mustang then struck a tree next to the road. The crash caused the Mustang to catch on fire and Alaniz died at the scene.
Her passenger, who has not been identified, suffered critical injuries and was rushed to the hospital. Louisiana State Troopers are still investigating the cause of the crash.
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Unfortunately, auto accidents like this happen far too often in Louisiana. Police must investigate these crashes thoroughly to determine the cause and hold those responsible accountable. At The Johns Law Firm, we understand how devastating these accidents are for the families and friends of the victims.
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