SLIDELL, La. (AP) - State police are investigating a fatal crash involving a pedestrian walking along the eastbound lanes of Interstate 10 in St. Tammany Parish.
The crash took place Thursday night near the end of the I-10 eastbound onramp from La. Highway 433.
Troopers say 55-year-old Henry Simmons Jr. of Slidell was struck by a pickup. Simmons was pronounced dead at the scene by the St. Tammany Parish Coroner's Office.
Trooper Nick Manale says Simmons was wearing dark colored clothing at the time of the crash.