April 20, 2021  |  10:22 pm

The St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office is working a fatal golf cart crash, which occurred Tuesday (April 20) night near Abita Springs.

Shortly after 9 p.m. Tuesday deputies were dispatched to Quimet Drive northeast of Abita Springs after a family member called to report an elderly female had crashed a golf cart.

Responding emergency personnel located the woman pinned under the golf cart and unresponsive. Medical personnel pronounced her dead on scene, and the body was turned over to the St. Tammany Parish Coroner’s Office to determine cause and manner of death.

The incident is under investigation and no additional information will be provided at this time.