Autopsy shows Baton Rouge man found dead in Lafayette was hit by vehicle
LAFAYETTE, La. (WAFB) - The Lafayette Police Department said a Baton Rouge man, whose body was found on Monday, July 4, was the victim of a hit and run crash.
Investigators said the body of Christopher Smith, 37, of Baton Rouge, was found on Gilman Road around 3:15 a.m.
They then reported on Wednesday, July 6, that the autopsy showed Smith died from blunt force injuries from being hit by a vehicle.
Police have not said what type of vehicle they believe hit Smith.
No other details were available.
The investigation is ongoing.
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