Fatal Crash


A single vehicle crash killed a woman from Trout Thursday, Aug. 10.

Troopers responded to the crash around 7:05 a.m. on LA Hwy 500 east of US Hwy 165.  The crash involved a 2009 Ford pickup, driven by Christie B. Kilgore, w/f, 47.  The Ford was westbound on LA Hwy 500 when Kilgore lost control and exited the left side of the roadway. After exiting the roadway, the vehicle collided with a tree.

Kilgore was pronounced dead.

Routine toxicology tests are pending.  The crash remains under investigation.

Troop E Troopers have investigated 26 fatal crashes in 2017, resulting in 32 fatalities.