Motorcycle rider killed in wreck
BATON ROUGE - Police said a 37-year-old Baker man died Wednesday when his motorcycle was hit by an SUV on Scenic Highway.
Baton Rouge Police said Ethin Davis died after the wreck around 11:30 a.m. in the 1200 block of Scenic Highway.
Investigators said a woman driving an SUV south on Scenic tried to make a left turn into a gas station, then hit Davis' motorcycle.
Police said Davis was taken to a local hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries. The driver of the SUV was not hurt, and police issued her a citation for failure to yield.
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