BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – A deadly crash in the North Sherwood Forest area claimed one person’s life and left a second person injured Wednesday (August 31) night, officials say.

The crash reportedly occurred shortly before 9 p.m. within the 10400 block of White Oak Drive, which is between Sharp Lane and North Sherwood Forest Boulevard.

Authorities and emergency personnel respond to deadly August 31, 2022 crash on White Oak Drive.

According to officials, one person had already succumb to their injuries when emergency personnel arrived, the second individual was taken to an area medical facility for treatment.

At this time, no further information related to the tragic incident is available.

BRProud will continue to reach out to authorities for additional details.