A 51-year-old man died Sunday morning in an accident in the 1600 block of Florida Boulevard, the Baton Rouge Police Department said.
Dennis Bridges was driving west on Florida Boulevard when he struck a Chevrolet Tahoe that was crossing O’Neal Lane, according to a police report.
Investigators believe Bridges ran a red light, according to thbe report, which also says that alcohol may have played a role in the wreck.
Bridges’ passenger was transported to a hospital where he is expected to recover.
The wreck is still under investigation.