Juvenile crashes possibly stolen truck into tree, transported to hospital in critical condition

Person crashes possibly stolen truck into tree, transported to hospital in critical condition

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - One person has been transported to the hospital in critical condition following a wreck on Greenwell St. Friday afternoon.

The wreck occurred Friday, January 27 shortly before 4 p.m.

Baton Rouge Police Department officials say a pickup truck, which they believe was stolen from the 2800 block of Mason Ave., struck a tree in the 3000 block of Greenwell St. Traffic homicide was called out to the scene.

The driver of the pickup, who officials say is a juvenile, sustained life-threatening injuries.

Details are limited at this time. We will continue to update the story with more information as we receive it.

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