NATALBANY, La. - Two people were killed, both from Independence, in a single car crash on I-55 near Natalbany.
The accident occurred just before 7 p.m. Thursday about two miles south of the La. Highway 442 exit. State Police say 19-year-old Brandon Sance and his passenger, 22 year old Kassie Toups were traveling in a 1991 Dodge Caravan when, for unknown reasons, the van drifted off the road, crashing into a guardrail. Upon impact, the van overturned and continued forward, striking the overpass support column.