Elderly man dies after crashing into concrete pillar
POSTED: Thursday, July 25, 2013 - 7:00pm
UPDATED: Thursday, July 25, 2013 - 7:04pm
BATON ROUGE, LA — Baton Rouge Police are investigating a fatal crash that took the life of an 83-year-old driver.
It happened around 9:48 a.m. on July 24 at the North I-110 exit ramp at Florida Blvd.
Investigators believe that the male driver of a Chevrolet S-10 Blazer was exiting I-110 north bound onto Florida Blvd when he apparently lost control, causing him to strike a concrete support pillar.
The driver, Walter Georgetown, Sr., of Brusly, was transported to a local hospital where he died from his injuries. There were no passengers in his vehicle and no other vehicles involved.
This crash is still under investigation.