2 dead, 1 injured in industrial services crash
2 dead and 2 injured in an industrial services accident on Interstate 5 near Beltrami Industrial Services in southern Louisiana, authorities said Thursday.LATEST BUSINESS VIDEOS Now Playing: ‘Mystery’ in the wake of tragic crash of an SUV near LAX train station Media: ABC News, FOX8 News, CBS New York, Los Angeles, NY Daily News, WBTV Now, The Associated Press, NBC News, WSJ, KABC, CBS Los Angeles article Three people were killed and at least one other person was injured in a crash that closed Interstate 5 and Beltramis industrial services in the city of Beltramia, Louisiana, according to the Louisiana State Police.
The crash occurred just before 3:30 p.m.
Thursday on I-45 west of Beltrams Industrial Services, authorities told CBS News.
One person was pronounced dead at the scene.
Another person was taken to an area hospital with minor injuries, according a statement from the Louisiana Department of Transportation.
The third person was in stable condition at the hospital, according the statement.
The driver of the SUV was identified as a 40-year-old woman from New Orleans, according police.
The driver of a van was also killed.
The accident closed I-5 between Beltramias Industrial Services and I-10 for more than an hour.
The area around the crash is cordoned off with police tape.
LVMPD is investigating the cause of the crash.