Police searching for info on death of woman found in ditch

Gretta Franks

Police in Orange are looking for information surrounding the death of 29-year-old Gretta Danielle Franks of Iowa, La., whose body was discovered in a ditch along Interstate 10 on Oct. 8, reports Capt. Robert Enmon of the Orange Police Department. 

Officers responded to a call reporting a deceased person in the 2400 block of S. Lutcher Drive at about 10:55 a.m. 

"At this time, the preliminary autopsy report indicates her probable cause of death was a vehicle striking her on the side of the road," Enmon revealed. 

He said detectives are interested in talking with anyone with information pertaining to the accident or with knowledge of any vehicle displaying damage, possibly to the front right passenger's side or the passenger-side mirror of the vehicle. Call (409) 883-1026 or (409) 883-1095 to speak with detectives. 

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