Woman hit by car in EBR dies of injuries Saturday

Pamela Walton, 57, died early Saturday from injuries she received when hit by a vehicle in the 16300 block of Tiger Bend Road on Friday night, East Baton Rouge sheriff’s spokeswoman Casey Rayborn Hicks reported.

A witness told sheriff’s deputies that Walton was standing a “couple of feet” from the roadway when the vehicle struck her at 8:20 p.m. Friday.

An investigation into the incident remains active, Hicks said.