Don Briggs Wife, Nannette Briggs Dies On I-12 Two-Car Accident In Tangipahoa Parish, LA

Nannette Briggs Death – Obituary : 77-year-old Nannette Briggs, of Lafayette, Louisiana, the wife of Lafayette businessman and oil and gas advocate Don Briggs has been identified by authorities as the woman that died in a two-car accident that happened around 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, October 27, 2021 on I-12 in Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana.

Report has it that, the crash took place on I-12, just before interchange of I-55, when a 2022 International HX that was stationed eastbound on I-12 as a result of traffic congestion was rear-ended by the driver of a 2016 Toyota Land Cruiser travelling eastbound on I-12.

Briggs who was a passenger in the Toyota was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash. She incurred serious injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash. While the driver of the Toyota who was wearing a seatbelt when the crash occurred was hospitalized with moderate injuries.

On the other hand, the driver of the International HX who was also wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash was not hurt.

Toxicology samples for analysis were gotten from both drivers.

Investigation into the crash is still ongoing.