Car accident demolishes gas station, employee injured


By Daniel Jones, Editor, Sabine Index

On the evening of Jan. 6, a vehicle driven by a male left Hwy 171 in Sabine Parish and struck the Texaco located close to Pizza Hut leaving massive damage to the store and one employee, identified as Macala Henderson.

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According to available information, the as-yet unidentified driver left the roadway with his vehicle crashing through the glass entrance of Texaco, continuing through the store and through a rear area where the drive-thru window was located.

Henderson was airlifted to Rapides Regional Medical Center and placed in ICU with numerous injuries. Another store employee escaped injury.