Driver dead after crashing into bridge railing on Oak Villa Blvd.
BATON ROUGE - A person is dead after crashing a vehicle into the concrete railing of a small bridge, police announced Friday.
The Baton Rouge Police Department says the crash happened around 3 a.m. Thursday on Oak Villa Boulevard near Tom Drive. The driver, identified as 50-year-old Jan Gaines, reportedly struck a concrete barrier of a small bridge along the roadway in a 2011 Chevrolet Equinox.
Gaines was taken to an area hospital for treatment but later died from injuries sustained in the crash.
The incident remains under investigation.
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