Car crashes into fence near Libbey Glass factory

Updated: Apr. 20, 2017 at 12:19 PM CDT
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SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) - A woman suffered possibly life-threatening injuries when her car left the road and hit a fence Thursday morning in Shreveport.

It happened just after 10:30 a.m. near Jewella at Doris avenues.

Police say the woman's vehicle ran off the road while trying to switch lanes.

Crews on scene had to clear large amounts of gravel from the crash site.

Officers think a truck spilled the gravel.

It was not immediately known whether the gravel was a factor in the crash

The woman was awake and responsive at the scene.

She was taken to University Health in Shreveport for treatment.

Shreveport police hit-and-run investigators are working to determine the cause of the wreck.

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