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Pedestrian suffers minor injuries after causing crash with car on Government St.

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BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

One person was transported to the hospital with minor injuries after being struck by a vehicle on Government Street. 

Emergency crews were dispatched to Government St. at S. 17th Street shortly before 2 p.m. Friday afternoon. 

The Baton Rouge Police Department investigated the crash and determined that the pedestrian was at fault. They say the individual stepped out on Government without the protection of a crosswalk. The person was then hit by the oncoming vehicle. 

The driver of the vehicle was not issued a citation. 

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