Victim in morning I-20 accident dies

SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) – A driver that apparently suffered a medical problem before crashing on Interstate 20 in Shreveport Thursday morning has died.

The accident happened on I-20 westbound between Hearne Avenue and Jewella Avenue.  The driver was in a small SUV.  Investigators say the driver had a medical problem, lost control of her vehicle, crashed into a ditch and then into a fence.  She was found unresponsive and taken to LSU Hospital where she later died.  Authorities have not yet released her name.

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