Police identify person killed by car
BATON ROUGE - According to police, a man is dead after he was hit by a car near LSU early Monday morning.
Police responded to the accident on Nicholson Dr. around 1:30 a.m. When they arrived, they found Carrei Johnson, 65, as well as the car that hit him. Johnson was rushed to the hospital with "life-threatening injuries" but died on Monday morning.
Cops say the driver told them the man walked out into traffic.
The accident is still under investigation.
Desktop NewsClick to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
EBR Sheriff stationed rescue vehicles ahead of storm
Ascension, Livingston inland waterways closed to recreational boaters at 6 p.m.
Mosquito fish being used to decrease West Nile Virus mosquito population
Valve releasing stinky odor disrupting church, neighborhood
Vote on Baton Rouge zoo relocation deferred