Police release identity of bicyclist fatally struck off Highland Road
BATON ROUGE - Police have released the name of the man fatally struck by a vehicle Thursday evening off Highland Road while he was riding his bicycle.
The incident was reported around 7:30 p.m. on West Grant Street, located off Highland Road near State Lumber & Hardware.
BRPD says 41-year-old Ronney Thomas of Baton Rouge was riding his bicycle on W. Grant Street when he was hit by a 2009 Chevrolet Impala. Thomas died at the scene.
The crash remains under investigation.