Bicyclist struck, killed by vehicle on Greenwell Springs Road

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - A 48-year-old man died Saturday afternoon when he was struck by a vehicle while he was riding his bike.

According to the East Baton Rouge Parish Coroner's Office, Joseph A. Simpson died from multi-system trauma.

Officials say Simpson was riding his bike in the 21000 block of Greenwell Springs Road at roughly 1 p.m. when he was hit.

Simpson was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Central Police Department is investigating the case.

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