Woman killed in hit and run accident
BATON ROUGE - Police are investigating a hit and run accident early this morning that left one person dead.
Uniform patrol officers were called to the 4200 block of Mohican Prescott shortly after 2:30am.
The body of an unidentified woman was laying in the roadway, and a witness was also on the scene.
Officers were told that an unknown person hit the woman with a vehicle and then fled the scene east bound on Mohican-Prescott.
EMS arrived on scene and determined that the woman had died.
The Traffic Homicide Division was notified and the case was turned over to the Traffic Homicide Division.
Any one with information is urged to contact the BRPD Traffic Homicide Division at 225-389-7819.