Latest Weather Blog
Prairieville man killed in hit and run along Highland Road; driver arrested
BATON ROUGE - A Prairieville man was hit and killed Saturday morning while walking along a highway.
According to State Police, 58-year-old Bret Millet was walking along Highland Road, just north of I-10 when 47-year-old Casey Cantrelle hit the victim with his pickup truck.
Troopers said Cantrelle drove away immediately and left Millet, who was taken to a hospital and later died.
Cantrelle returned to the scene later and was arrested for a hit and run and driving without insurance.
State Police said neither Cantrelle nor Millet are suspected of being under the influence.
Desktop NewsClick to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
Metro Council member loses property dispute case, ordered to pay $57K in...
INVESTIGATIVE UNIT: Air traffic control tower was unmanned at time of deadly...
Contentious tax proposal backed by Livingston Parish schools fails in weekend election
Two BRPD officers dead after police helicopter crashed in Erwinville while pursuing...
Non-profit 'It Takes A Village' serves community one last time; closing after...
Lady Tigers celebrate as they punch their ticket to the Final Four
LSU women's basketball, prepping for Elite 8, has a unique fan watching...
Channel 2's Best Bet$: Sweet 16
LSU women's basketball looking to fight Michigan's height with speed
LSU Baseball opens SEC play - WBRZ Sports Takeover