Baton Rouge police unit

A Baton Rouge police unit shown May 22, 2017.

A man died when his truck crashed into a tree on Oak Villa Boulevard early Friday morning, Baton Rouge police said.

Alex Scott, 36, of Country Hill Drive, was driving in the 1500 block of the boulevard around 2:30 a.m. when he crashed, spokesman Sgt. L'Jean Mckneely Jr. said in a news release.

The crash is under investigation. 

Man on bicycle hit by car, killed, on Oak Villa Boulevard in Baton Rouge, police say


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