Posted: Jun 11, 2010 6:03 AM
Updated: Jun 11, 2010 6:03 AM
WILSON, La. (AP) Louisiana State Police say a 39-year-old Norwood man died when his pickup crossed the center line of La. Highway 19 near Wilson and struck an oncoming tractor-trailer.
Trooper Russell Graham said Scott R. Garig was pronounced dead at the scene Thursday.
Graham said Garig's truck struck the left side of the southbound tractor-trailer and spun off the roadway.
The Advocate reports the driver of the 18-wheeler, 71-year-old Henry J. Chapman of Gloster, Miss., suffered minor injuries in the collision.
Information from: The Advocate, http://www.2theadvocate.com