‘Jaws of Life’ used to extract accident victim
A Haughton woman lost her life in a motor vehicle accident with an 18-wheeler Tuesday.
Lisa Thorne, 47, of the 4800 block of Belleview Road, died after her vehicle was struck by an 18-wheeler at the intersection of U.S. Hwy. 80 and La. Hwy. 531 around 3 p.m.
Minden Police Chief Steve Cropper said witnesses reported Thorne was traveling eastbound on Hwy. 80.