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Pedestrian struck and killed on Airline Hwy

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Posted: Feb 16, 2013 12:52 PM by Troy Gaulden
Updated: Feb 16, 2013 3:42 PM
Source: BRPD

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BATON ROUGE - A man is dead after being struck by a vehicle on the 5500 block of Airline Hwy., according to Baton Rouge Police Department Cpt. Elton Brown Sr.

It happened around 12:18 a.m. Saturday. BRPD says 50-year-old Roderick Woods of Plaquemine attempted to cross the highway when he was struck by a vehicle.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene by EMS. The driver of the vehicle remained on scene and cooperated with the officers' investigation, according to Brown.

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