Man struck, killed on Highway 19 in Baton Rouge overnight
BATON ROUGE - Baton Rouge Police say a pedestrian was struck and killed while trying to cross a major road overnight.
According to authorities, 30-year-old Franko Jeffries was was attempting to cross Highway 19 near Blount Road sometime around midnight when he was hit.
It's unknown if any arrests will be made. The investigation is ongoing.