Pedestrian hit and killed on Greenwell Springs Rd.

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - An investigation continues into a fatal crash that killed a pedestrian on Greenwell Springs Road just before 10 p.m. Sunday.

According to Baton Rouge Police, Reginald Davis, 24, was wearing dark clothing while walking in the 9800 block of Greenwell Springs Road. The driver of the vehicle was traveling in the west bound lane when he struck Davis.

Investigators believe Davis was picking something up from the roadway when he was struck by the vehicle. Davis was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver was not injured and was wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash. Police say alcohol does not appear to be a factor for the driver. It is unknown if alcohol or drugs are factors for the pedestrian.

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