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Victim in W. 70th St. wreck identified

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The two-car crash happened shortly after 6 p.m. in the 6700 block of W. 70th Street at Klug Pines Road. The two-car crash happened shortly after 6 p.m. in the 6700 block of W. 70th Street at Klug Pines Road.
SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) -

Shreveport Police have identified the woman killed Wednesday night in a wreck on West 70th Street.

The two-car crash happened shortly after 6 p.m. in the 6700 block of W. 70th Street at Klug Pines Road.

Police say a red Ford Taurus was heading south on Klug Pines approaching W. 70th when the driver of a Ford Fusion, 66-year-old Pauline Robertson of Shreveport, and pulled out into the intersection and hit the Taurus broadside.

The driver of the Taurus, identified as 70-year-old Juanita Donahue, died from her injuries.

Robertson, who was not seriously injured in the crash, was taken to an area hospital for standard toxicological testing as mandated by state law.  While no exact cause of the accident has been established, Crash investigators do not suspect alcohol played a role in the crash.

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