BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – A pedestrian was struck on Perkins Rd. and Meadow Park Ave. around 6:30 a.m. on Wednesday morning.

EMS and the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office responded to the scene.

Emergency responders said that the pedestrian was taken to a local hospital with minor injuries.

The vehicle that hit the pedestrian stayed at the scene, according to the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office.