Woman walking on shoulder of Siegen Lane dies after getting hit by car; investigation ongoing

(Source: MGN)
Published: Sep. 16, 2022 at 10:19 AM CDT|Updated: Sep. 16, 2022 at 9:03 PM CDT
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BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - Louisiana State Police is investigating a deadly pedestrian-involved crash that occurred Friday morning, Sept. 16.

Troopers identified the victim as Danisha Jackson, 24, of Baton Rouge. They said the crash happened on Siegen Lane near Cloverland Avenue. LSP said it started investigating the deadly crash a little after 9 a.m.

Investigators said the woman was walking along the grassy shoulder when a car hit the curb, went off the road, and hit her.

Troopers said blood samples were taken from the woman and driver for analysis.

Charges have not been filed.

The investigation is ongoing.

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