Posted: Aug 25, 2013 10:06 AM by Abby Thibodaux
Updated: Aug 25, 2013 10:06 AM
BATON ROUGE - One man is dead after his vehicle left the road and hit a ditch early Sunday morning, according to East Baton Rouge Sheriff's spokeswoman Casey Rayborn Hicks.
Deputies say Rico Lamonte Robinson, 22, was traveling east on Merrydale Avenue when he left the roadway and went into a ditch around 5:40 a.m.
Deputies say Robinson was not wearing a seatbelt and was pronounced dead at the scene.
The accident is still under investigation, according to Hicks.