BRPD investigates fatal traffic crash on Florida Blvd

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Baton Rouge Police

BATON ROUGE, La (BRPROUD)- Baton Rouge Police Traffic Homicide Detectives are investigating a fatal crash that happened on June 13 at 10:06 p.m. in the 1900 block of Florida Blvd and North 19th Street.

A 2013 Chevy Impala was traveling east bound on Florida Blvd when it crashed into the front driver side of a 2006 Honda Accord that was traveling north on North 19th Street.

Detectives believe the driver of the Accord ran the red traffic light at the intersection.

The driver of the Accord 21-year-old Lexis Felton died at the scene and the front passenger of the Accord was transported to a local hospital with life threatening injuries.

The driver of the Impala was transported to a local hospital with minor injuries.

This is an ongoing investigation.

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