MONROE, La. (KNOE 8 News) - Breaking news near Oak Grove in West Carroll Parish, where at least one person is dead following the crash of a church van on Wednesday night.
KNOE 8 News spoke with the pastor's wife at New Zion Baptist Church in Oak Grove. She confirms that it was the church's van that was involved in the crash. She calls it a "horrible crash."
The four fatalities are reported to be 53-year-old Portia Thornton, 19-year-old Kaitlyn Thornton, 12-year-old Brittany Thornton and 4-year-old Emma Adams.