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Elderly man dies after being hit by tractor trailer

Accident took place in parking lot of Walmart Distribution Center in Monroe

Posted: Friday, November 22, 2013 10:23 pm | Updated: 3:48 pm, Fri Dec 20, 2013.

An 86-year-old truck driver from Kansas died from injuries suffered when he was hit and drug by a tractor trailer Thursday night. 

According to Monroe Police Department officials, the incident took place at 7:55 p.m. at the Walmart Distribution Center on Unisia Drive. The victim, William Powell, was reportedly walking in the parking lot when the accident took place near a loading and unloading area at the business.

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