OPELOUSAS- Troopers from Lousisana State Police Troop I began investigating a single vehicle fatality crash on Sunday around 2:30 p.m.
According to state police, the crash happened on LA Hwy 167 near Bellridge Rd in St. Landry Parish and claimed the life of 21-year-old, Qiana S. Orville of Opelousas.
The initial investigation by State Police revealed that the crash occurred as Orville was driving a 2002 Toyota Sequoia northbound on LA Hwy 167. For unknown reasons, as Orville entered a curve to the left the vehicle traveled off the roadway to the right and struck a tree.
Despite the fact that she was properly restrained, Orville suffered fatal injuries. Impairment is unknown at this time, but standard toxicology samples were obtained for analysis.
This crash remains under investigation, and there is no further information at this time.