BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – Capital area officials say two people were injured in a Wednesday (October 5) afternoon crash on Oak Villa Boulevard at South Choctaw Drive.

The incident occurred around 12:42 p.m. and Baton Rouge Police (BRPD) was called to the scene. BRPD says two vehicles were involved in the collision and one is an 18-wheeler.

According to first responders, the two injured individuals are in critical condition and have been rushed to an area medical facility for treatment.

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