Complete Baton Rouge, LA accident reports and news.


Accidents in Baton Rouge result in serious injuries and deaths each year

After a Baton Rouge crash, injured people and their families need resources and support. Regardless of the severity of the collision, the people involved are left to deal with injuries, medical bills, property damage, and insurance claims. When a Baton Rouge accident is fatal, families are left to struggle with their grief and loss as best they can.

Here are resources to help accident victims and their families after a Baton Rouge wreck

Regardless of whether it is a car accident, pedestrian accident, motorcycle crash, bicycle collision, truck accident, or any other kind of injury accident, the following resources can be helpful for crash victims and their families and friends.

Major hospitals in Baton Rouge include:

Baton Rouge General Oschner Medical Center Promise Hospital

How do you deal with an insurance claim after a Baton Rouge accident?

Regardless of how severe an accident is, almost everyone involved has to deal with insurance companies and claims. For accidents with very minor injuries and damage, a claim can sometimes be handled by working with the insurance adjuster. For crashes involving more serious injuries, or when a fatal crash occurs, a personal injury attorney is needed to manage the insurance claim. Go here to learn more about how an injury lawyer helps accident victims.

Most recent accident reports

Date Type
Fri, 07/15/2022 Car Accident Christinia Estave, 33, killed when stationary vehicle struck by sheriff vehicle on LA 16 near Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Wed, 04/13/2022 Car Accident Tristan Vessel, 17, killed in single-vehicle crash on I-110 South in Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Fri, 12/17/2021 Motorcycle Accident John Stafford III, 41, killed in motorcycle crash on I-12 westbound in Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Fri, 02/01/2019 Motorcycle Accident Police Officer Shane Totty killed in motorcycle collision during funeral procession in Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Sat, 06/30/2018 Pedestrian Accident John Payne, 51, killed when struck by police cruiser on Florida Boulevard in Baton Rouge, Florida
Sun, 04/08/2018 Car Accident Gatveyea Williams, 30, and Jonathan Williams, 29, killed in collision at Florida Boulevard and Sherwood Forest Boulevard in Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Thu, 03/29/2018 Truck Accident Jeremiah Huggins, 40, killed in collision involving semi trucks on Interstate 10 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Tue, 01/23/2018 Car Accident Selvarine Harvey, 70, killed in collision on Florida Boulevard in Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Thu, 11/23/2017 Pedestrian Accident Derrick Dewayne Gardner, 42, killed in pedestrian collision with hit-and-run vehicle on Evangeline Street in Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Sat, 02/04/2017 Car Accident One dead, eight injured in three-vehicle crash on Louisiana 37 in Baton Rouge, Louisisna
Wed, 10/26/2016 Motorcycle Accident Motorcyclist Sam Edward Williams, 31, killed in hit-and-run crash on Florida Boulevard near Sharp Road in Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Sat, 05/21/2016 Car Accident William Warren, 36, killed in collision with alleged drunk driver Gregory Hamilton, 41, on Jefferson Highway in Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Thu, 05/12/2016 Car Accident Evan Junker, 21, person dead in rollover crash on I-110 North at Government Street in Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Tue, 12/08/2015 Truck Accident 2 injured after pileup involving multiple semis carrying sugar, Dr. Pepper, whiskey, wine coolers, rolls of paper, and gravel on I-10/I-110 Junction and Grosse Tete in Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Sat, 11/28/2015 Car Accident Joshua Claverie, 20, Jayla Young, 22, and 2-month-old child killed in collision with box truck on I-10 near in Baton Rouge, Louisiana