SLIDELL, Louisiana – A 19-year-old woman was killed after a pickup truck crashed into her car on Interstate 12 in Slidell, Louisiana.

Kristen Stoltman, of The Woodlands, was driving eastbound in a Mazda at around 6 p.m. Friday when traffic slowed down near exit 80.

A Dodge pickup, driven by Kevin Greenwood, of Ormond Beach, Florida, failed to slow down for traffic and rear-ended Stoltman’s vehicle.

Stoltman was killed on impact while a passenger in the vehicle, Jesse Stoltman, of Magnolia, sustained serious injuries and was transported to an area hospital.

Greenwood has been charged with homicide, careless operation of a motor vehicle, as well as negligent injuring. He was booked into the St. Tammany Parish Jail.

Fatal auto accidents like this one happen more frequently than you can imagine. While things may seem grim after a serious accident, it is important for victims and their loved ones to know that help is readily available for them to seek justice. If you or someone you know have been involved in a personal injury accident in Louisiana, find legal help immediately.

As an accident victim, you may be eligible to receive thousands, or even millions of dollars for your pain and suffering, and your Louisiana accident attorney will ensure you obtain every penny. With a top legal professional on your side, you can rest assured you will receive the maximum money damages, medical care and lost wages that are rightfully yours.

Whether you were involved in a car crash, malpractice case, slip and fall or workplace accident, you can rest assured that those responsible for your incident will be held accountable for their negligence. Your lawyer will fight for your rights and make sure they are upheld.

Call a Louisiana accident lawyer today to file a claim.