BATON ROUGE PARISH, LA. (THECOUNT) — Nicholas Joeseph Tanzini, of Chino Hills, California, has been identified as the victim in a fatal Thursday motorcycle crash in Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana.

Tanzini, 33, was killed in a motorcycle crash near Baton Rouge Thursday morning.


According to reports, Tanzini was operating a Harley Davidson motorcycle on Interstate 10 Service Rd near Siegen Ln in Baton Rouge, when for unknown reasons, the bike crossed centerlines and exited the roadway around 6 a.m. The bike then came into contact with a cement wall.

Tanzini was pronounced dead at the scene of blunt force trauma injuries.

The investigation into the cause of the crash remains open.


Geo quick facts: East Baton Rouge Parish is the most populous parish in the U.S. state of Louisiana. As of the 2010 census, the population was 440,171. The parish seat is Baton Rouge, Louisiana’s state capital. East Baton Rouge Parish is located inside of the Baton Rouge, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area – Wikipedia.