The incident happened around 1:00 p.m. Witnesses say the victim was fighting with two men at the North Boulevard overpass.
Denham Springs man dies in crash on I-10 in East Baton Rouge Parish
EAST BATON ROUGE PARISH, LA (WAFB) – Louisiana State Police say a Denham Springs man died after a crash on I-10 Wednesday night.
At around 7 p.m. Wednesday, the Louisiana State Police Troop A began investigating the crash involving a pedestrian and a vehicle on Interstate 10 westbound west of LA 42.
Troopers say Francis Barlow, 78, of Baton Rouge, was driving in the right lane of I-10 westbound in a 2016 Honda CRV.
Lemay was on the shoulder of I-10 westbound. He walked directly into the path of Barlows vehicle and was struck in the right lane, according to LSP.
Troopers say Barlow was not injured during the crash. Barlow showed no signs of impairment, troopers stated. A toxicology sample was taken from Lemay and results are pending.