Motorcyclist killed in crash with big rig
ALBANY - A man from East Feliciana Parish was killed when the motorcycle he was driving slammed into a big rig in Livingston Parish.
The accident happened near Highway 43, north of Albany. State Police say Walter Booker, Jr., 42, came around a curve, couldn't stop in time, and slid into the side of the big rig as it was turning. Booker was wearing a helmet but died in the crash.
Crash investigators don't think alcohol was a factor in the crash.
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