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.