Woman killed in multi-vehicle crash on I-12

Published: Jul. 2, 2013 at 6:10 PM CDT|Updated: Jul. 3, 2013 at 2:17 AM CDT
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BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - An elderly woman was killed Tuesday afternoon in a crash on I-12 West near Airline Hwy.

The initial investigation has revealed that a dump truck hit a Toyota Camry causing it to lose control. The Toyota Camry was then hit by an 18-wheeler that pushed it into a concrete median.

Police say the driver of the dump truck didn't stop after the crash.

A passenger in the Camry, Ethel Phillips, 74, was taken to the hospital where she later died.  The driver of the Camry suffered minor injuries

The driver of the 18-wheeler was uninjured during the crash.

If you have any information about this crash, call the Traffic Homicide Unit at 389-7819.

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