Police identify 69-year-old woman fatally struck on Jefferson Highway
UPDATE: Police have identified the woman killed on Jefferson Highway Thursday as 69-year-old Lilley Williams.
Police say she was struck while crossing the roadway.
The crash is still under investigation.
BATON ROUGE - Authorities say one person is dead after they were struck by a vehicle on Jefferson Highway Thursday afternoon.
The incident was reported around 3:15 p.m. in the 12000 block of Jefferson Highway. The coroner says a 69-year-old woman was pronounced dead at the scene.
There is currently no word on what caused the crash.
This is a developing story. Check back for updates.
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