Texas man killed in late night crash

Baton Rouge Police say a truck driver was killed Friday night in a traffic crash.  The accident happened in the 8300 block of Perkins Road around 10:00 pm.

Jianlin He, 55, of Missouri City, Texas was in the area making a delivery when he parked his 18-wheeler in the turning lane on Perkins and got out of the cab. When he got out of the truck he was hit by an 82-yr-old driver. He was taken to a local hospital but later died from his injuries.

Alcohol is not suspected to be a factor in this traffic crash.

Copyright 2013 WAFB. All rights reserved.