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Motorcyclist killed in overnight crash

3 years 5 months 1 week ago August 09, 2013 Aug 9, 2013 Friday, August 09 2013 August 09, 2013 6:25 AM in News

PORT ALLEN - An investigation is underway in West Baton Rouge Parish into a motorcycle crash early Friday morning.

A motorcyclist was killed on Hwy. 190 in Port Allen just after midnight.

Troopers say 50-year-old Joseph Landry of Port Vincent was hit by a tractor-trailer as he pulled out of the parking lot of a business along the highway heading west.

Impairment is not suspected by either driver in the crash.

Troopers urge motorcyclists of all ages and experience levels to take extra precautions while riding.

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