Shreveport, LA (June 11, 2019) – Sources report that a 42-year-old man from Shreveport in a car wreck on Sunday, June 9th. The crash happened on I-220 near the exit for Lakeshore Dr.
The deceased is Calvin W. Baker Jr. who was the passenger of a red Toyota Camry traveling westbound on Interstate 220. The wreck happened in the afternoon right before 1:20 p.m.
The car left the highway, striking a tree off the road. Baker died 30 minutes after being taken to Ochsner LSU Health Hospital.
The car’s driver was 38-year-old Dejanara Baker. She only sustained minor injuries in the wreck.
The investigation is still ongoing.
Our heartfelt condolences go out to the family of Calvin W. Baker Jr. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Hundreds die every year in deadly car crashes in Louisiana. Many times the victim’s family has to take on the burden of getting by after a tragic accident that was caused by no fault of their own. This can be unbearable, but you aren’t alone.
If you or a loved one have been injured in an accident that was not your fault, you should contact an experienced Louisiana personal injury lawyers to get the compensation you are entitled to for your injuries and losses.
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