Danielle McCrory Death – 42-year-old Ponchatoula, Louisiana resident has been identified as the victim in Tangipahoa Parish’s two-vehicle accident. The accident happened on LA Hwy 22 near Ridgdell Road, at about 9 p.m.
Investigation shows that a 2017 Toyota Tundra was moving northbound on Ridgdell Road. A 2016 Mercedes C300 was also heading eastbound on LA Hwy 22.
The driver of the Toyota Tundra failed to acknowledge a stop sign for unknown reasons and entered into the eastbound lane of LA Hwy 22. The Mercedes then struck the driver’s side of the Toyota. The impact made both vehicles move off the road.
The driver of the Toyota was unrestrained and was ejected from the vehicle. And was identified as Danielle McCrory. She suffered critical injuries and was declared dead after succumbing to the fatal crash on the scene.
The occupants of the Mercedes were properly restrained and sustained minor injuries. They were both transported to a local hospital for treatment.
This vehicle crash remains under active investigation.