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Elderly Monroe man killed in I-20 wreck in Richland Parish

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RICHLAND PARISH, La. (KNOE 8 News) - An 82-year-old Monroe man has been killed in a wreck on Interstate 20 in Richland Parish.

According to Louisiana State Police, a 1993 Chevrolet truck driven by Arthur Jackson ran off the interstate, east of Highway 425, struck a wooden post near a guard rail, and then went down an embankment where it hit a bridge piling.

State Police say Jackson was not wearing his seatbelt.  He later died at a Delhi hospital.

Impairment is not suspected, and the crash remains under investigation.

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