A 56-year-old Lafayette resident died in a local hospital two days after her car collided with another in the area of St. Mary’s Road at Glenside Drive and Woodview the morning of Dec. 24.
Residents reported hearing the collision at approximately 10:50 a.m., finding one driver – identified by Coroner’s officials as Daneen Allenkiester – injured inside. She and two occupants of the car she struck were transported to a local hospital – where Allenkiester died two days after the crash.
The two other motorists were treated for minor injuries and released.
Followup investigation determined that the Lafayette woman was driving while intoxicated at the time of the collision.