UPDATE: Driver of truck flees scene after crashing into BR home
POSTED: Wednesday, January 25, 2012 - 4:28pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, January 25, 2012 - 5:04pm
BATON ROUGE, LA (NBC33) — THIS IS AN NBC33 NEWS UPDATE: The Baton Rouge Police Department is currently seeking information on the driver of the red pickup truck involved in the two-car accident. Officials say the driver of the truck fled the scene of and has not been located. If you know any information about the accident or the identity of the driver, please call Crime Stoppers at (225) 344-STOP (7867).
ORIGINAL STORY: The Baton Rouge Police Department is investigating an accident that resulted in one of the vehicles crashing into a house on Winbourne Ave.
The accident happened around 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 25. We’re told a truck hit a white sedan head-on. The truck then veered off the road, and crashed into the corner of a home.
Significant damage was done to the brick home.
EMS reports that only one person was transported due to injuries. They say a 73-year old woman was taken to a local hospital with moderate injuries. We’re told she was in stable condition at the time of transport.