Denham Springs woman killed in crash on Central Thruway

Baton Rouge police are investigating a crash that killed a Denham Springs woman Monday evening.

Jackie Addison, 27, was killed in a crash at the intersection of Central Thruway and South Choctaw Drive, said Cpl. L’Jean McKneely, a police spokesman.

Addison had been driving a 2000 Pontiac Montana minivan when she collided with an 18-wheeler as it turned left from Central Thruway onto South Choctaw Drive, McKneely said. The 18-wheeler had a green turn arrow at the time of the crash.

No charges are pending, though police said the crash remains under investigation.