A Louisiana woman died Friday after h the van she was driving went into Lake Chicot. Sandra Joyce Fisher, 51, of St. Joseph, Louisiana was traveling north on U.S. 65 in Lake Village when she lost control of her Dodge van while attempting to make a turn onto U.S. 82. The vehicle went through a red light and into Lake Chicot, according to an Arkansas State Police preliminary accident report.
Fisher was recovered from the lake and taken to Chicot Memorial Medical Center where she was pronounced dead, according to the accident report.
The accident occurred at 5:02 p.m. Friday. The weather was clear and the roadway was dry.