NATCHEZ, LA. (THECOUNT) — Amanda Nicole Bateman Preble, of Pineville, Louisiana, has been identified as the victim killed in an UTA crash in Natchez Sunday afternoon.

Preble, 40, was riding as a passenger on a Honda Pioneer 700 that was being operated by a 16-year-old juvenile when the fatal crash occurred after 12:30 p.m. Sunday near Cunningham Camp Road.


According to troopers, the Honda was traveling on Cunningham Camp Road, when for unknown reasons, the juvenile driver lost control and exited the roadway.

The UTV then reentered the roadway before again crossing the road and rolling over several times.

Both occupants were ejected during the violent crash.

The juvenile escaped the crash with minor injuries.

Preble was pronounced dead at the scene of multiple blunt force trauma injuries consistent with the crash.

Routine toxicology tests are pending, reports BRProud.

According to social media, Preble was originally from Saint Amant, Louisiana.

Friends and family members took to Facebook to remember the beloved woman:

The crash remains under investigation.

Geo quick facts: Natchez is a village in Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, United States. The population was 583 at the 2000 census. It is part of the Natchitoches Micropolitan Statistical Area. It includes St. Augustine Parish Church – Wikipedia.