Man killed in early morning crash

Published: Jan. 26, 2013 at 1:21 PM CST|Updated: Jan. 27, 2013 at 2:20 AM CST
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BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Baton Rouge Police say a man has been killed in an early morning traffic accident.

The accident happened in the 12100 block of Scotland Avenue just after 4:00 a.m. Saturday morning car. Baton Rouge Police Department says a car pulled from a private driveway into the path of the motorcycle. The two collided and caused fatal injuries to the motorcyclist.

The victim and driver of the motorcycle was 31-year-old Edward James Poole Mims.

The driver of the other vehicle was 39-year-old Lendell Williams.

When officers arrived they found the wrecked motorcycle and Mims dead on the scene.

Alcohol is a suspected factor in the crash. No arrests have been made in this case

We will bring you more information on this crash as it becomes available.

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