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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.
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