Oct 28, 2009 6:50 AM
MARKSVILLE, La. (AP) A 50-year-old Marksville man died after he ran his pickup truck into the rear of a garbage truck trying to turn onto a private driveway.
State police say Stanley P. Lacombe was pronounced dead at the scene.
Troopers say Lacombe was driving southbound on La. Highway 1 near Fifth ward around 8:45 a.m. Tuesday when he collided with the rear of a garbage truck driven by 35-year-old Michael W. Dauzat Jr. of Marksville.
Dauzat was not injured. Troopers say Lacombe was not wearing a seat belt.
Information from: Alexandria Daily Town Talk, http://www.thetowntalk.com