State Police report that an 83-year-old woman from Franklin was killed in a Monday traffic crash.

Trooper Stephen Hammons says Shirley Landry was southbound on Highway 182 when she did stop at a stop sign, but then failed to yield to a van driven by 42-year-old Kelly Shepard of Texas.

The St. Mary Parish Coroner pronounced Landry dead at the scene of the crash.

Shepard and a passenger had minor injuries.

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