Pedestrian struck and killed on Airline Hwy
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.