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Police ID person killed in Friday evening crash

9 months 5 days 9 hours ago Saturday, October 22 2016 Oct 22, 2016 October 22, 2016 10:47 AM October 22, 2016 in News
Source: WBRZ

BATON ROUGE – A driver who failed to yield at a stop sign caused a deadly crash Friday evening, Baton Rouge Police said.

The crash happened at the intersection of Beechwood Drive and Sherwood Street around 5 p.m.  Tonquincia Davis, 25, died.

Police said a 29-year-old driving a luxury car hit Davis' 1999 sedan.  Davis died at the scene, police said.  The other driver was hurt and taken to a hospital with minor injuries.

Alcohol and drugs are not suspected as being a factor in this crash.

Police did not release details about if any charges were filed.  They said the investigation continues. 

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