Motorcycle passenger killed in Caldwell Parish crash

Local News

CALDWELL PARISH, La (KTVE/KARD) — Louisiana State Police Troop F responded to a fatal two-vehicle crash on US Highway 165 at Ray Street, shortly after 2:00 p.m. on Saturday May 22nd. The fatal crash resulted in the death of 63-year-old Reba Stamper of Grayson.

The investigation revealed that 45-year-old Stefani Cutrera of Olla was traveling west on Ray Street and approaching US Highway 165. After Cutrera attempted to turn her 2011 Mazda 3 left off Ray Street onto US Highway 165, she struck a 1996 Harley-Davidson motorcycle. The impact ejected 65-year-old Otis Peavy Jr. of Grayson, and Stamper.

Cutrera was restrained in the crash and taken to a local hospital for her injuries. She was cited for failure to yield. Peavy was airlifted to a local hospital with injuries. Stamper was pronounced dead at the scene.

The fatal crash is under investigation and a toxicology sample was gathered and submitted for analysis.

Per Troop F, they have investigated 20 fatal crashes that have resulted in 23 deaths in 2021.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Don't Miss

Don't Miss

Trending Stories