55 year old Maretta Stevens of New Iberia was fatally injured in a head-on crash this morning (Monday).

26-year-old Sharon Witzel was traveling Northbound on the Loreauville Highway when for some unknown reason she crossed the center line and struck a Southbound car driven by Stevens. Both drivers were restrained and impairment is not suspected.

Witzel was taken to the hospital with moderate injuries while Stevens suffered critical injuries and succumbed to those injuries. Charges are pending the outcome of the investigation by Louisiana State Police.