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Fatal crash involving motorcycle reported on Nicholson Drive

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BATON ROUGE- Authorities responded to a fatal motorcycle-involved crash Tuesday night.

The incident was reported around 8:30 p.m. in the 1000 block of Nicholson Drive, claiming the life of 23-year-old Ananth Sridhar.

According to the Baton Rouge Police Department, Sridhar was driving a 2014 Honda motorcycle traveling southbound from South Boulevard on Nicholson Drive. As he exited the southbound entrance curve, he crossed over the northbound lanes and struck a 2002 Chevrolet Suburban. 

Sridhar was pronounced dead on the scene by the East Baton Rouge coroner. The coroner says Sridhar died of multiple blunt force injuries sustained in the crash. 

BRPD says no one is expected to be charged in the crash, though it remains under investigation.

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