BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - The East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office says a woman has died from injuries she sustained when she was hit by a vehicle.
Investigators said the accident happened on the parish's Tiger Bend Road just before 8:30 p.m. Friday night.
The sheriff's office says the woman, 57-year-old Pamela Walton, was standing in the roadway and was struck by a passing vehicle. She was taken to a local hospital in critical condition and died early Saturday morning.
Deputies are continuing to investigate.
WBRZ TV reported Saturday (http://bit.ly/14KbN4t) that the woman was hit by a pizza delivery vehicle and that deputies say the driver is cooperating in the investigation.
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