Posted: Nov 4, 2010 12:41 PM by Russell Jones
Updated: Nov 4, 2010 12:41 PM
Source: Baton Rouge Police Department
UPDATE: Wooddale Blvd. has been re-opened by police.
BATON ROUGE - Police are investigating a crash in north Baton Rouge that seriously injured a man in a wheelchair and caused officers to close a portion of the highway.
Police said a witness saw the crash and stopped to perform CPR on the pedestrian until paramedics arrived. The victim was taken to a local hospital.
Wooddale Blvd. has been closed north of Florida blvd. up to Franwood Drive while police investigate the scene. It's expected to stay closed for one to two hours.
News 2 crews are on the scene and will have updates here on WBRZ.com.