Mar 27, 2014 4:07 PM by Ian Auzenne
A Melville man is dead following a crash this morning on US 190 in Port Allen.
The crash took place around 7 a.m. just west of the old Mississippi River Bridge.
According to state troopers, a tractor-trailer traveling westbound attempted to make a U-turn when it struck a car driven by 51-year-old Ricky Moore. Moore was pronounced dead at the scene.
The crash remains under investigation. State police say charges may be pending.