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Police identify person killed by car

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Posted: May 5, 2014 6:11 AM by Hunter Robinson, Brock Sues
Updated: May 5, 2014 6:11 AM
Source: WBRZ

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Topics: LSU, pedestrian, Nicholson, hit, accident, critical, condition

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.

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