Police identify woman killed in head-on crash with 18-wheeler Friday morning
EAST BATON ROUGE - One person is dead following an early morning crash in East Baton Rouge.
The crash was reported around 4:15 a.m on Greenwell Springs Road at Lee Price Road. According to Louisiana State Police the crash involved an 18-wheeler and another vehicle.
The sheriff's office has identified the the driver killed as 56-year-old Linda Burns of Clinton. Investigators say an 18-wheeler crossed the centerline for unknown reasons and struck Burns' vehicle head-on.
The driver of the truck was taken to the hospital with moderate injuries.
FATAL CRASH: (Baywood) Greenwell Springs Rd. @ Lee Price Rd. sources say.— Ashley Frugé WBRZ (@ashleywbrz) August 30, 2019
The crash remains under investigation and charges may be pending.
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