54-year-old pedestrian dies in hit-and-run on McClelland Dr., search continues for vehicle

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BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – 54-year-old Penthis Mosby was hit and killed by an unknown vehicle on Monday, January 15.

The deadly accident happened a little before 6:30 p.m. on McClelland Dr.

According to Greater Baton Rouge Crime Stoppers, “investigators believe that Penthis Mosby, 54 was walking on McClelland Drive when struck from behind by an unknown vehicle.”

The driver did not check on Mosby and left the scene.

Mosby was pronounced dead at the scene.

If you have any information that could help with this deadly hit-and-run investigation, please call Crime Stoppers at 344-STOP (344-7867).

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