TERREBONNE PARISH, La. - A Gibson woman died when the vehicle she was driving lost control about 6:30 p,m. Sunday and struck a tree in Terrebonne Parish, State Police reported.
Vickie Landry, 60, was killed in the accident.
The 2008 Chevrolet Colorado she was driving west on La. 182 just west of the Bayou Delight restaurant entered a slight left curve in the roadway, police said. Landry lost control of the vehicle and traveled off the right side of the roadway where she struck a tree.
Landry, who was wearing a seat belt, was pronounced dead on the scene by the Terrebonne Parish Coroner’s Office.
Investigating troopers report that impairment was not a factor in the crash, but routine toxicology tests are pending. The crash remains under investigation.