Police identify teen pedestrian killed near Tigerland

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BATON ROUGE, La. (NBC Local 33) (FOX 44) – A teenage female who was attending LSU was struck by a motor vehicle overnight and died at the hospital, according to the Baton Rouge Police Department.

Detectives say Sarah James, 19, of Montz was hit by a 2001 GMC Yukon while crossing Nicholson Dr. around 11:39 p.m. on July 16.

A spokesperson for LSU confirmed that James was a student at the university.

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