One New Iberia woman is dead after her car struck a tree in St. Martin Parish.
Zella Morris, 34, was driving towards Highway 182 when her car went off the road and struck a tree, according to St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Deputies.
It happened just before 1:00 p.m. in the 1400 block of Duchamp Road in St. Martin Parish.
Morris was pronounced dead at the scene.
Investigators say weather and speed were likely factors in the crash.