ADDIS, La. (BRPROUD) – The Addis Police Department was called to a reported accident early on Saturday morning.

Officers arrived at the intersection of LA-1 and Bird Heights Ave. around 5:30 a.m. and found that a pedestrian was struck by an 18-wheeler.

The pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene.

Addis PD has identified the pedestrian as 64-year-old Barry Dellucci.