Fatal crash involving pedestrian on Winbourne Avenue under investigation
BATON ROUGE – Baton Rouge Police are investigating a fatal crash on Winbourne Avenue that took the life of one pedestrian.
The crash occurred on Sunday around 6:30 a.m. in the 4100 block of Winbourne Avenue when a 2012 Chevrolet Equinox was traveling east bound on the street in the outside lane. A pedestrian, 45-year-old Reginald Holden was walking north on Bartlett Street.
For unknown reasons Holden entered the outside lane of Winbourne Avenue and as a result was struck by the Chevrolet. Holden later died on the scene.
The crash remains under investigation.
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