Man found dead under vehicle

Updated at 4:44 p.m. — Baton Rouge police responding to a call about someone lying in a road found the body of a 23-year-old lodged under a sedan late Friday.

Officers found Darius Markie Fisher at about 10:45 p.m. Friday at 3300 E. Brookstown Drive, said Cpl. Don Coppola, a police spokesman,

Fisher was found dead at the scene, Coppolla said.

Police believe Fisher, of 6311 Rockwood Court, was hit by another car before he was struck by a Honda sedan heading south on Brookstown Drive, Coppola said. The sedan’s driver, also 23 years old, was unharmed.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Traffic Homicide Division at 389-7819, or Crime Stoppers at 344-STOP.