BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - A man is dead after an accident this morning in the 16000 block of Florida Boulevard.
Baton Rouge Police say around 3 a.m. this morning, 54-year-old Dennis Bridges was traveling west on Florida Blvd. when his 2007 Hyundai Sonata struck a 2015 Chevy Tahoe traveling on O'Neal Lane.
Bridges died at the scene from his injuries. His passenger was taken to a nearby hospital with non life threatening injuries.
The driver of the Tahoe remained at the scene.
Investigators believe that Bridges failed to stop at a red light. It is also suspected that Bridges may have been intoxicated at the time of the accident.
The crash remains under investigation.