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Dump truck driver sought in fatal crash

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BATON ROUGE, La. (KNOE 8 News/AP) - Baton Rouge police say a 74-year-old woman died after a dump truck hit the car she was riding in and an 18-wheeler pushed the car into the concrete median.

Ethel Phillips, of Baton Rouge, was a passenger in a car that was struck at 12:47 p.m. Tuesday on Interstate 12 west near Airline Highway and died from her injuries.

McKneely says the dump truck did not stop and police are still searching for its driver.

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