BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - The East Baton Rouge Parish Coroner's Office has identified the bicyclist hit and killed Sunday morning on Plank Road.
Coroner William "Beau" Clark identified the bicyclist as 45-year-old Ernest Smith.
Smith was riding his bike on the northbound shoulder of Plank Rd. around 2:30 a.m. when he was hit by a vehicle driven by 39-year-old Eric Glover. He was taken to a nearby hospital where he later died from his injuries.
Glover was arrested and charged with vehicular homicide, DWI, reckless operation and suspended driver's license.
His bond has been set at $105,000.