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Name released in deadly Highway 527 car accident

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State Police work 2nd fatal accident on Highway 527 this week State Police work 2nd fatal accident on Highway 527 this week
BOSSIER PARISH, La. -

Louisiana State Police have released the name of the woman who was killed on Highway 527 Thursday.

The deadly wreck, involving two vehicles, happened around 8 a.m. Thursday morning near Johnson Koran Road. Police believe that a 2012 Nissan Sentra, driven by 35 year-old Yvonne Bellew of Doyline, was traveling west on Louisiana Highway 527 when it passed a 2006 Mack 18-wheeler, driven by 44 year-old Scott Wallace of Zwolle that was also traveling west on Louisiana Highway 527. The Nissan moved to the right and appeared to make a right turn onto Johnson Koran Road. The Nissan then abruptly turned to the left directly in front of the Mack. The Mack struck the Nissan on the driver's side door. 

Wallace was properly restrained and did not report any injuries. Bellew was also properly restrained but suffered fatal injuries as a result of the crash and was pronounced dead at the scene by the Bossier Parish Coroner's Office.

Police do not suspect alcohol to be a factor in the crash however a routine toxicology sample was taken and submitted for analysis. 

The crash remains under investigation.

This is the second fatal accident on Highway 527 this week. On Monday, an SUV driven by 47 year-old Delores Parks of Elm Grove was east bound when her vehicle ran off the road, struck a culvert and overturned. A passenger, 70 year-old Jerry Parks, was ejected and pronounced dead at the scene by the Bossier Parish Coroner's Office.

 

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