Norimoto Murai, LSU AgCenter

While riding his bike near LSU campus, professor Norimoto Murai was hit and killed before 11 a.m, according to BRPD spokesman L'Jean McKneely. 

The driver of the car stayed with 77-year-old Murai in his injuries while being transported to a nearby hospital. He later died in that hospital due to the severity of the impact.

The crash is undergoing further investigation by the BRPD's traffic homicide detectives.

Murai has dedicated his work to the AgCenter's Biotechnology Laboratory since 1985.