Drug, Alcohol May Have Played A Part in Fatal Labor Day Accident

Tragedy on an Ark-La-Tex highway for the start of the Labor Day holiday weekend.

It involves a head-on crash on Highway One in Oil City killed 47-year old Erma Jackson of Shreveport.

The driver of the SUV that hit her, 34-year old Jenny Beene, is suspected of drug and alcohol use. Deputies say they found empty liquor bottles and prescription drug bottles in Beene's car.

The crash happened just 30 yards from a Caddo Sheriff's Substation, where deputies could hear the crash inside.