Baton Rouge man dies in single vehicle crash on Highland Rd.


BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – The Baton Rouge Police Department was called to the scene of a deadly crash on Friday morning.

At approximately 6 a.m., 40-year-old Brandon Hutchinson was driving a 1995 Chevrolet pickup on Highland Rd.

Hutchinson was killed after the vehicle he was driving flipped in the 7900 block of Highland Rd.

For some reason, Hutchinson “lost control in the curve of the roadway and crashed into a metal fence that caused the vehicle to flip,” according to the Baton Rouge Police Department.

Hutchinson was thrown from the 1995 Chevrolet pickup and pronounced dead at the scene.

The investigation into this deadly crash remains open.

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