Louisiana State Police have identified a man who died in a Tangipahoa accident over the weekend.
The deceased is 27-year-old Tashe N. Disroe of New Orleans, troopers said in a Monday afternoon release.
Disroe had been involved in a crash on Interstate 55 early Sunday morning. Police said he pulled over and stepped out of his car to discuss the wreck with the other driver, he was hit by a truck driven by Scott Parfait, 43, who troopers suspect was under the influence of drugs.
Parfait was booked into the Tangipahoa Parish Jail on vehicular homicide, careless operation, and driving under suspension. Toxicology results are pending for Parfait.