Bicyclist dies after being hit by car on Florida Blvd.

Bicyclist dies after being hit by car on Florida Blvd.
Source: WAFB
Source: WAFB
Source: WAFB
Source: WAFB

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - A Baton Rouge man died after he was struck by a vehicle while riding his bike on Florida Blvd.

The incident occurred in the 12000 block of Florida Blvd. near S. Tamari Dr. around 8 p.m. on Tuesday, March 14. The East Baton Rouge Parish Coroner confirms that Steven Holt, 29, died the following day.

Investigators with the Baton Rouge Police Department say Holt was trying to cross the westbound lanes on his bike when he was hit by a car. Someone close to his family says Holt was trying to get home after work.

Holt was taken to the hospital in critical condition, but later died.

The driver was not under the influence and is not considered to be at fault for this crash.

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