Man dies in Scenic Highway crash

A 27-year-old man died Sunday evening in a vehicle crash in the 11900 block of Scenic Highway, Baton Rouge police said.

The crash happened about 5:20 p.m. on Scenic Highway near its intersection with Thomas Road, said Cpl. L’Jean McKneely, a Baton Rouge police spokesman.

The man, who drove one of the cars involved in the crash, was pronounced dead at the scene, McKneely said.

The man’s identity was not released late Sunday. No other details were available about the crash.