Baton Rouge Police Dept. investigate fatal crash involving cyclist on Stanford Avenue

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BATON ROUGE, La (BRPROUD) – Baton Rouge Police are investigating a fatal crash involving a bicyclist that happened Saturday morning.

BRPD Homicide Detectives were called around 10:55 a.m. on Saturday and learned that a 2017 Hyundai Tuscon hit a cyclist in the 700 block of Stanford Avenue.

The bicyclist, 77-year-old Norimoto Murai, was sent to a local hospital but later died due to his injuries.

This is an ongoing investigation.

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