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Officials release identity of woman hit, killed by vehicle at intersection of Plank and Hooper

A woman was hit by a car and killed on Plank Road (Source: WAFB) A woman was hit by a car and killed on Plank Road (Source: WAFB)
A pedestrian was reportedly hit and killed on Plank Road (Source: Google Maps) A pedestrian was reportedly hit and killed on Plank Road (Source: Google Maps)
A woman was hit by a car and killed on Plank Road (Source: WAFB) A woman was hit by a car and killed on Plank Road (Source: WAFB)
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

A 47-year-old woman was struck by a vehicle and died Monday night.

The woman has been identified as Antoinette L. Jackson of Baker. The East Baton Rouge Parish Coroner confirms she died as a result of head trauma. 

The crash happened around 7:30 p.m. on Monday, February 5 near the intersection of Plank Road and Hooper Road/Harding Boulevard. Emergency officials say Jackson was found dead on the scene.

Jackson was hit while trying to cross the road by a 2017 Honda Civic that was headed northbound in the outside lane of Plank Road.

The Baton Rouge Police Department is investigating the crash. There are currently no pending charges. No one else was injured in the incident. 

The investigation is ongoing. 

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