Texas Man Dies In Crash On Louisiana Highway

MERRYVILLE, La. (April 1, 2013)--A 69-year-old Texas man died in Beauregard Parish, La, after he lost control of his pickup, which overturned, Louisiana State Police said.

Robert Norman of Bon Wier was driving west on U.S. Highway 190 at about 4:32 a.m. Sunday when his pickup ran off the road and overturned in the ditch, authorities said.

Investigators say Norman was not wearing a seat belt and was ejected from the truck.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The single-vehicle crash happened about one mile east of the Texas state line.