BRPD: Hammond woman involved in Aug. 7 wreck dies

A Hammond woman has died from injuries she suffered in a head-on collision on Florida Boulevard on Aug. 7.

The victim, Veronica Lizana, 57, was sitting in the passenger’s seat of a Mercury Grand Marquis at about 2:07 p.m. when a Chevrolet Impala crossed the median in the 9500 block of Florida and slammed into the Mercury, Baton Rouge police spokesman Cpl. Don A. Coppola said Tuesday.

Lizana died on Sept. 5, Coppola said.

All people in the vehicles at the time of the accident were taken to a hospital for various injuries, Coppola said.

The crash remains under investigation.