Woman involved in accident, hit by another car
BATON ROUGE - According to State Police, a Denham Springs woman was killed when she was hit by car following another accident. The crash happened late Thursday night on US Hwy. 61 south of Industriplex Blvd. in Baton Rouge.
Troopers say Kristina Delaney, 28, was involved in a car accident when she attempted to merge on Hwy. 61 from the median. That is when she stopped her car in the roadway and shut it off.
She then proceeded to look for her cell phone in the car. Investigators say Delaney was killed when another vehicle hit her car from behind. She was then struck by her own car. She was pronounced dead at the scene.
Alcohol is not believed to be a factor in the accident.