Police identify driver killed in Winbourne Ave. crash

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - One person died and three others suffered minor to moderate injuries in a two-vehicle crash Sunday afternoon.

The wreck happened off Winbourne Avenue near East Brookstown Drive in Baton Rouge.

Police said a 2004 Honda Accord, driven by Veronica Lathers, 46, was traveling southbound on E. Brookstown Drive before the accident.

Lathers had run a stop sign at the corner of E. Brookstown Drive and Winbourne Avenue, police reported.

A 2017 Honda Civic traveling westbound on Winbourne Avenue struck Lathers' vehicle.

The three people riding in the Honda Civic were taken to the hospital with minor injuries.

Lathers was also taken to the hospital where she later died.

The investigation is ongoing.

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