BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – Police say a man walking on Florida Boulevard was hit and killed Wednesday night.
The victim was identified as Grady Roberts, 57. Police said he was struck by a 2014 Ford Fusion while walking and was pronounced dead at the crash scene.
Police said the vehicle was heading east when Roberts was hit in the 4300 block of Florida Boulevard at around 7:23 p.m. Roberts was walking against the flow of traffic, according to the Baton Rouge Police Department.
The investigation into this deadly crash remains open.