Weekend crash in St. Landry claims life of girl, 11

An 11-year-old girl has died from injuries she received in a traffic crash on Saturday in St. Landry Parish, State Police said Tuesday.

Anna Trahan, 11, of Leonville, was a passenger in a vehicle that was rear-ended as the driver slowed in preparation to make a left turn about 8:22 p.m. Saturday on U.S. 190 west of Port Barre, according to State Police.

Trahan had been hospitalized in critical condition and died from her injuries Monday afternoon, State Police said.

Police did not identify the juvenile driver who struck Trahan’s vehicle but said impairment is not suspected in the crash.