A woman from Texas is dead and two people hurt in Friday’s crash in Beauregard Parish, Louisiana.
The incident happened at about 9 a.m. Friday about three miles east of U.S. 171 between Ragley and Reeves.
Robert L. Stinespring, 71, and passenger, Guadelupe L. Stinespring, 70, both from Llano, Texas, were heading west on U.S. 190 when a vehicle from the eastbound lanes crossed the median into the westbound lane and crashed head-on into their vehicle.
Guadelupe was pronounced dead on the scene.
According to police, the driver of the other vehicle, identified as George L. Hodges, Jr., 59, of Dequincy, may have fallen asleep prior to the collision.
Routine toxicology samples were obtained from both drivers for analysis.
Hodges was cited with driving left of center.
Investigation continues on the deadly crash.