Semi crushes pickup in crash, pickup driver survives

WEST BATON ROUGE PARISH, LA (WAFB) - One man is hospitalized after a semi-truck crushed his pickup Thursday afternoon.

The crashed happened on Highway 415 at Rosedale Road around 2 p.m. Witnesses say the driver of a pickup pulled out in from of the 18-wheeler.

The driver of the semi was not able to stop and crushed the pickup. The driver of the pickup was taken to the hospital, but luckily he is expected to be ok.

Traffic was diverted onto Rosedale Road while crews cleared the wreck.

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