A Rayne woman is dead after a fatal car accident near Abbeville last night. It was around 10 pm, when 20 year old Alyssa Gibson was driving north on US 167. For reasons still unknown, Gibson was traveled to the right side of the road, struck and a ditch embankment and then a tree. Gibson was not wearing a seat belt and as a result was ejected from the vehicle. She was pronounced dead by the Vermilion Parish Coroner. The crash remains under investigation.