As the northeast continues to struggle with the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, the Louisiana State Police has deployed more than two dozen uniformed Troopers to assist law enforcement in New Jersey with recovery efforts.
Officials say the woman who was believed to be burned during an attack may have actually set fire to herself.
Winnsboro Police Chief Lester Thomas says there is no evidence to suggest that anyone else was involved in the attack.
A passenger van from a Mississippi community college crashed on I-12 near Robert, La. Investigators believe poor tire condition may have caused the crash, and officials with the college say a full investigation will be launched.