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Two Women Killed in Shreveport Car Accident

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A car accident, Friday, at 3:45 pm, claimed the lives of two women when the vehicle they were traveling in flipped several times on Interstate 12 in Walker, just east of Baton Rouge.

The 2000 Ford Explorer was traveling west on I-12, pulling a trailer that had possibly blow out, according to police.

The driver, 48, and the passenger, 20, were both ejected from the vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene. A third person was also in the SUV at the time of the accident. He sustained moderate injuries.

Witnesses say they saw the trailer sway back and forth prior to going into the median and flipping over many times.