BRPD identifies person killed in crash on I-12 West


Michael Johnson

BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – Detectives were called to a deadly crash late on Friday night.

24-year-old Doneshia Burton was killed in the single-vehicle crash on I-12 West.

According to the Baton Rouge Police Department, “the driver lost control of a 2012 Dodge Charger on West I-12 and left the roadway crashing into a tree.”

Burton was one of three passengers in the Charger when the crash took place.

BRPD says, “a passenger inside the vehicle was ejected from the vehicle and died at the scene.”

The other 3 individuals in the car sustained minor injuries.

The investigation into this deadly crash remains ongoing.

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