A man was in critical condition Sunday night after being struck by a vehicle on Essen Lane, authorities said.

[Update, 12:50 p.m. Monday: The pedestrian has died, police say.]

Baton Rouge Police spokesman Sgt. Don Coppola Jr. said crews responded around 6 p.m. to the 5000 block of Essen near Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center. 

Baton Rouge Emergency Medical Services spokesman Mike Chustz said a man was transported to the hospital with critical injuries. 

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