Shreveport woman dies in Line Avenue morning crash

Shreveport, La. (KSLA) - The Shreveport Fire Department responded to a deadly car accident on Line Avenue Saturday morning. The accident happened around 12:39 am the intersection of Line Avenue and Unadilla Street.

Felecia Jordan, 31, was killed when her small 4-door car crashed into the concrete stairway of the AT&T building at 4105 Line. The female driver, who was the only occupant of the car, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Jordan was driving southbound on Line Avenue when she lost control of her vehicle and crashed. The car was in flames when the fire department got to the scene but was quickly extinguished. The driver had to be extracted out of the car.

Chief Brian Crawford said that the driver may have been on her cell phone at the time of the crash. A family member at the crash scene said that they were on the phone with the driver when the accident happened. Investigators said that Jordan was not wearing a seat belt.

The Shreveport Police Department and Fire investigators have impounded the vehicle pending an investigation. The Caddo Coroner's Office will also conduct an autopsy to determine the exact cause of death.