Family and friends remember DOTD worker killed in attack on I-10
WEST BATON ROUGE PARISH, La. (WAFB) - Family and friends are remembering the DOTD worker killed in an attack on I-10 on Sunday, Nov. 20.
Family members identified the worker as Darrell Guillory, 66.
Authorities said Guillory was stabbed and killed along I-10 West in the Port Allen area. They added a West Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office deputy responded to the scene and shot and killed the individual who allegedly attacked Guillory.
According to the sheriff’s office, Guillory noticed a white, stalled vehicle near the side of the highway and stopped to help when the incident unfolded.
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Friends of Guillory said he ate at the Cash’s Diner in Port Allen nearly every morning. The diner set up a memorial to honor him.
The diner also posted a tribute to Guillory on social media.
DOTD shared its own tributes to Guillory on social media on Monday, Nov. 21.
In memory of Darrell Guillory. pic.twitter.com/8Wg0uWecnQ— Shawn Wilson, Ph.D. (@onevisionary) November 21, 2022
Meanwhile, The Baton Rouge Police Department shared its condolences to Guillory’s family.
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