ATV rider dies in hit and run crash

ZACHARY, LA (WAFB) - A man was killed after he was thrown from his four-wheeler and hit by two vehicles in East Baton Rouge Parish early Sunday morning. One of the drivers fled the scene right after the crash.

According to Louisiana State Police, Troy Evans, 31, of Slaughter lost control of his ATV on LA 67 just north of LA 64 around 2 a.m. Troopers said he flew off the four-wheeler and two cars hit him before witnesses could stop traffic.

One of the drivers stopped, but the other did not. Troopers said the witnesses were unable to identify the vehicle that left the scene. They reported the driver of the second vehicle was not impaired and was not charged in the crash.

Evans was pronounced dead at the scene by the East Baton Rouge Parish Coroner's Office.

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