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Driver killed after striking railing on old Mississippi River bridge

10 months 3 weeks 23 hours ago Friday, January 10 2020 Jan 10, 2020 January 10, 2020 4:03 PM January 10, 2020 in News
Source: WBRZ

BATON ROUGE - A driver was killed Friday afternoon in a crash on Highway 190.

The crash was reported around 3:45 p.m. on US 190 at the old Mississippi River bridge. State police says the driver, 50-year-old Michael Thompson, was traveling westbound when he struck the bridge railing. 

Police said Thompson was not wearing a seatbelt at the time and was ejected from the vehicle.

The crash remains under investigation.

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