A single vehicle accident was reported Monday morning, March 23, on Chicot Park Road about a mile south of the Chicot Park entrance.
Amanda Richard was air-lifted by Acadian Ambulance to Rapides Hospital in Alexandria. The Ville Platte Fire Department responded for extrication. The Bayou Chicot Fire Department set up a landing zone at the park for Acadian Ambulance’s Air Med. Others working the accident were the Evangeline Parish Sheriff’s Office, Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries and Louisiana State Police.