BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – A pedestrian was hit by a vehicle and injured in a Thursday (September 8) night crash on Florida Street at N. 19th Street, police say.

The incident occurred around 9:30 p.m. and Baton Rouge Police (BRPD) are responding to the scene.

There is no word on the extent of the wounded person’s injuries at this time.

Area drivers should use caution or take a different route.

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