Mar 2, 2012 9:46 AM by AP/PHOTO COURTESY OF Michael Conti/HOUMA COURIER

Truck driver killed in US 90 accident

THIBODAUX, La. (AP) - A truck driver was killed when a tractor-trailer rig ran off the elevated portion of U.S. 90, state police in southeastern Louisiana said.

Police said the accident happened about 5 a.m. Friday near the exit for Chacahoula and Thibodaux.

The truck left the eastbound lane of a portion of the highway that is about 15 feet off the ground, according to The Daily Comet of Thibodaux.

The identity of the driver was not available.

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    An 18-wheeler drove off the road this morning, killing the driver, authorities said. State Police are expected to be at the scene for several hours. HOUMA COURIER Michael Conti/Staff
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