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Toddler dies after being hit by car along Wyoming Street on Sunday

Toddler dies after being hit by car along Wyoming Street on Sunday

Posted 7:32 PM 4/21/2024 by Logan Cullop

BATON ROUGE - A child died Sunday evening after being hit by a car earlier in the day. 

The Baton Rouge Police Department said a 2-year-old was hit by a car along Wyoming Street just before 3 p.m. The toddler was taken to a hospital where they died Sunday evening. 

No more information was immediately available. 

Yesterday

LSU Gymnastics wins first NCAA title in program history with score of 198.2250

Posted 5:17 PM 4/21/2024 by Brie Andras

FORT WORTH, TX - LSU Gymnastics won their first national championship in program history with a score of 198.2250.

The Tigers (More)

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15 people injured when tram collides with guardrail at Universal Studios theme park near Los Angeles

15 people injured when tram collides with guardrail at Universal Studios theme park near Los Angeles

Posted 3:51 PM 4/21/2024 by Associated Press

UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif. (AP) — More than a dozen people suffered mostly minor injuries when a tram used for tours crashed into a railing at Universal Studios Hollywood near Los Angeles, authorities and the company said.

Los Angeles County Fire Department units responded shortly after (More)

Yesterday

Vacant house burned down, neighboring home damaged in Saturday arson

Vacant house burned down, neighboring home damaged in Saturday arson

Posted 9:33 PM 4/20/2024 by Logan Cullop

BATON ROUGE - A vacant home burned down Saturday afternoon and law enforcement is looking for the arsonist responsible for setting the fire. 

The Baton Rouge Fire Department said firefighters arrived at the empty house on Helene Street just after 7 p.m. and the fire was under control (More)

4/19/2024

For LSU gymnastics, it's the status quo heading into Saturday's NCAA Final

Posted 3:28 PM 4/20/2024 by Jack Schemmel, Brie Andras

FORT WORTH, Texas - The LSU gymnastics team is the favorite heading into Saturday's NCAA Championship Final.

The No. 2 Tigers will face off with No. 3 California, No. 4 Florida, and No. 5 Utah in a quest for LSU's first-ever national title. The two-time defending national champs, (1) (More)

Yesterday

Driver freed after three hours of being stuck under overturned 18-wheeler in Central

Posted 5:07 PM 4/21/2024 by WBRZ Staff

CENTRAL - A driver was freed in "the longest and most complex rescue operation in decades" after being stuck beneath an overturned 18-wheeler on Hooper Road in Central Friday night.

The crash took place at Hooper Road between Devall Road and Greenwell Springs Road (More)

Yesterday

Youth Peace Olympics program bringing positivity to the youth for the 11th straight year

Posted 2:49 PM 4/21/2024 by Daniel McClain

BATON ROUGE - The 11th annual Youth Peace Olympics, a violence prevention program for kids, held their opening ceremony on Saturday.

The group works with children aged 10 to 17 and aims to show kids different outlets on how to express themselves. At Saturday's opening, organizers provided (More)

4/19/2024

FINAL: LSU baseball beats Missouri 12-1 with run rule

FINAL: LSU baseball beats Missouri 12-1 with run rule

Posted 9:47 PM 4/19/2024 by WBRZ Staff

COLUMBIA, MO - LSU baseball defeated Missouri 12-1 with a run-rule Friday night.

The Tiger bats erupted for 13 hits and four home runs. Freshman Steven Milam hit his first career collegiate home run in the third (More)

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