Texas Woman Dies In Highway Crash

VIVIAN, La. (March 4, 2014) A 29-year-old woman from Jefferson died in a single vehicle accident on La. Highway 2 near Vivian, La., Caddo Parish sheriff's deputies say.

Jessica Rene Lingo died at the scene of the crash Tuesday morning after she was ejected from a pickup, Sheriff Steve Prator said.

Phillip Ray Lilley, 30, of Jefferson, who was also riding in the truck, was taken to University Hospital in Shreveport.

Prator says authorities believe Lilley was driving.

He said the pickup veered off the road in a curve.