Posted: May 14, 2013 7:57 AM by AP
Updated: May 14, 2013 7:59 AM
Louisiana state police say a motorcycle rider has been killed in a two vehicle crash on Louisiana Highway 31 in St. Martin Parish.
The accident happened Monday morning around 9 a.m. The driver of a Chevrolet truck had slowed down after a piece of tin fell out of his truck. The motorcycle driven by 52-year-old Bobby Sutton of Breaux Bridge struck the truck from behind. State police said Sutton was pronounced dead at the scene. The truck driver, 29-year-old Coby Champagne of St. Martinville was not injured.
The accident remains under investigation.