Lutcher woman killed in I-10 crash in Gonzales

A woman was killed Tuesday morning in a single-car crash on Interstate 10 between La. 30 and La. 44, the Gonzales Police Department reported.

Bridget Deselle, 49, of Lutcher, lost control of her westbound 2007 Infiniti G35 while changing lanes on I-10 near mile marker 178, halfway between Tanger Outlet Mall and the I-10/Burnside exit, police said.

Police Detective Sgt. Steven Nethken said the car struck some trees in the median shortly before 7:34 a.m.

The Ascension Parish Coroner’s Office pronounced Deselle dead at the scene, Nethken said.

He said officers were investigating the cause of the crash and that autopsy and toxicology reports are pending.