MARINGOUIN, La. (BRPROUD) – Robert Wilson, 47, of Gloster, Miss. was killed while driving an 18-wheeler on I-10 East.

The deadly accident took place around 8 p.m. in Iberville Parish. The 2009 International Prostar 113 was the only vehicle involved in this accident near milepost 136.

Iberville Parish Sheriff’s Office

LSP said that Wilson veered off of I-10 East and overturned in a wooded area.

Wilson was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash. The 47-year-old was pronounced dead at the scene.

Toxicology results for Wilson are forthcoming and the investigation into this deadly crash remains open.

The Iberville Parish Sheriff’s Office assisted the Louisiana State Police at the crash scene.