Man dies after being hit by car on Nicholson Drive
POSTED: Monday, May 5, 2014 - 12:55pm
UPDATED: Monday, May 5, 2014 - 4:14pm
BATON ROUGE (NBC33) — A 65-year-old man is dead after being hit by a car Monday morning.
Police say the victim Carrei Johnson was struck shortly after 1:00 a.m. on May 5, near 4400 Nicholson Drive.
When officers arrived on scene, Johnson was lying in the road suffering from injuries. The vehicle was in the road, facing the victim.
The driver told police that Johnson walked into traffic in front of his car. Traffic Homicide also responded to the scene.
Johnson was taken to the hospital, where he later died from his injuries.
This incident is still under investigation.