Deputy involved in crash reportedly heading to shooting
BATON ROUGE -An East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Deputy was involved in a car crash this afternoon after he was reportedly on the way to a crime scene.
The crash happened near the corner of Bluebonnet and Burbank just before 4pm. At least one person was transported to the hospital with minor injuries.
The shooting occurred on Rampart St. off Perkins Rd. between Pecue and Siegen Ln.
Investigators say a verbal argument escalated to a man being shot in the shoulder. He is expected to survive.
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