The preliminary investigation revealed a 2001 Chevrolet Suburban SUV driven by Minor was traveling east on I-10 and ran off the left side of the roadway and rolled over several times causing Earnestine Bell to be ejected. Minor and Bell sustained fatal injuries as a result of the crash and were pronounced dead at the scene by the Jefferson Davis Parish Coroner’s Office. Minor was properly restrained and Earnestine Bell was not properly restrained.
The rear seat passenger, 78-year-old R.S. Burnell of Houston Texas was properly restrained at the time of the crash and was transported to a Jennings area hospital with minor injuries.