Source: A Glenmora 15-year-old died today when a car hit the bicycle he was riding on U.S. Highway 165, according to Louisiana State Police. Jacob L. Simpson was pronounced dead at Christus St. Frances Cabrini Hospital. The crash happened around 2:10 p.m. on U.S. 165 at C. Walters Road when Simpson, riding a bike in the middle of the inside northbound lane, was hit by a 2012 Chevrolet Malibu, driven by Lacey J. Jordan, 19, of Oakdale. Simpson was not wearing a helmet, according to the release. Jordan was wearing a seat belt and sustained minor injuries. She was taken to Cabrini for treatment. Routine toxicology tests are pending, and the crash is under investigation.
Crash time: between noon and 2:59 p.m.
Closest Intersection: C. Walters Rd
Land use: Urban
Road type: Urban Arterial
Where on the road the collision happened: Road
Collision type: Rear-end
Vehicle type: Automobile
If truck: Unknown
At crash time driver was: Don't Know
SourcesSource: News Report
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Legal StatusLegal status: No charges filed
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