BATON ROUGE, LA (NBC33) — A 57-year-old woman from Hammond died today after she was involved in a traffic crash.
The Baton Rouge Police Department reports that the crash happened on Tuesday, Sept. 10 shortly after 2:00 p.m. The victim, Veronica Lizana, was hit head-on by a car that crossed the median on Florida Blvd.
The person who caused the crash was also transported to the hospital for treatment.
Investigators have not yet determined why the vehicle crossed the media. They say the investigation is ongoing at this time.