Local man killed
A Ruston man was killed on Thursday in a motorcycle accident.
At 11:35 a.m., troopers assigned to Louisiana State Police Troop F responded to a single-vehicle crash on Louisiana Highway 3005 south of U.S. Highway 80.
The preliminary investigation revealed that a 2008 Kawasaki motorcycle driven by 41-year-old David R Hackney, of Ruston, was traveling north on La. 3005 when it left the roadway and struck a culvert.