Posted: Jun 9, 2011 6:17 AM by Brittany Rivas
Updated: Jun 9, 2011 6:17 AM
BATON ROUGE- Police are looking for the person who hit a pedestrian with a vehicle and fled the scene.
It happened around 4:35 a.m. Thursday in the 5600 block of Plank Road.
A passerby called police to report the incident.
When officers arrived, they found a 46-year-old woman lying in the roadway.
The victim was transported to a local hospital with critical injuries. The identity of the victim has not been released.
A description of the vehicle has not been released.
The hit and run is under investigation.
Anyone with any information is urged to contact the BRPD's Traffic Homicide Unit at 389-7819.