UPDATE: BRPD identifies victim in pedestrian death on E. Brookstown
POSTED: Sunday, July 13, 2014 - 11:46am
UPDATED: Friday, August 8, 2014 - 1:02pm
BATON ROUGE (NBC33) — UPDATE: The victim who was hit and killed by a car on E. Brookstown Friday night has been identified as Darius Markie Fisher, 23, of Rockwood Court.
Police believe Fisher was hit by another car before being hit by a 2000 Honda Accord. The Honda was traveling southbound on E. Brookstown when it hit Fisher.
Anyone with any information about this incident should contact the Traffic Homicide Division at 389-7819 or Crime Stoppers at 344-7867.
ORIGINAL 7-12-14: Shortly before 11:00 p.m. on Friday, July 11, Baton Rouge police officers responded to the 3300 block of East Brookstown, where a man was found lying in the roadway.
As police were in route, a second call was made reporting that a man had been hit by a car.
When officers arrived, the learned that the man had been hit by a vehicle. The victim was unresponsive and showed no signs of life. EMS pronounced him dead at the scene.
The case was then turned over to the Traffic Homicide Division.
Anyone with information about this incident should contact the Traffic Homicide Division at 389- 7819 Crime Stoppers at 344-STOP.