Police release name of victim from fatal crash on S Harrells Ferry

Christopher Levy, 20 (Source: Family)
Christopher Levy, 20 (Source: Family)
Source: WAFB
Source: WAFB
Source: WAFB
Source: WAFB

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - A 20-year-old man died and two other people were taken to the hospital after a single-vehicle wreck on S Harrells Ferry Rd.

According to the Baton Rouge Police Department, the crash happened Thursday night shortly after 8 p.m. near King Arthur Blvd. Officials say Christopher Levy lost control of his vehicle and hit a light pole.

Two other passengers were in the car at the time of the crash. They were taken to a local hospital and are in critical condition.

Levy died shortly after he arrived at the hospital.

The investigation into the cause of the crash is ongoing.

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