Fatal crash

Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
October 18, 2018 - 6:28 am
New Orleans police are looking for whoever ran into and killed a man early this morning, then drove away. "The NOPD is investigating a fatal vehicle crash that occurred this morning (October 18, 2018) in the 2300 block of South Claiborne Avenue," according to a news release. "At about 2:23 a.m.,...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
September 26, 2018 - 12:21 pm
A man and woman are dead, and a six-year-old child is critically injured after a crash in St. Bernard Parish. "Louisiana State Police Troop B was notified of a single vehicle fatal crash on LA 46 at Meraux Lane," Trooper Melissa Matey said in a news release. "The crash claimed the lives of 43 year-...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
September 18, 2018 - 1:35 pm
A trash collector is dead in Terrebonne Parish after Police say a pickup truck driver crashed into a garbage truck this morning. "Shortly before 6:30 this morning, Troopers with Troop C began investigating a two-vehicle crash involving a garbage truck on LA 24 North near Technology Lane in Gray, LA...
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September 17, 2018 - 1:41 pm
(WWL.com) State Police say a 2 year old is dead and other children sustained injuries after their father drunkenly flew through an intersection in Donaldsonville on Highway 70 and got t-boned. 27-year-old John Henderson of Baton Rouge, the driver, has been arrested as a result. State Police...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
September 14, 2018 - 8:03 am
New Orleans Police say they are investigating a fatal crash. "The NOPD is investigating a motor vehicle accident involving a fatality," according to Public Information Officer Gary Scheets. "The accident occurred at 6:52 a.m. at the intersection of Esplanade Avenue and North Rampart Street." He...
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Chris Miller
August 25, 2018 - 10:55 pm
The New Orleans Police Department is mourning the loss of one of its officers. "While ridding his personal motorcycle in St. Tammany Parish Saturday evening, Officer Ricardo Silva Jr., was involved in an accident," said New Orleans Police Superintendent Michael Harrison. "The 26-year-old died of...
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Chris Miller
May 03, 2018 - 4:13 pm
Louisiana State Police say they will arrest a Hammond man after a deadly crash on I-12 near Covington. The wreck, which killed a one-month-old boy, happened yesterday afternoon. "The initial investigation led Troopers to determine that the crash occurred as 62-year-old Hammond resident Erroll...
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April 01, 2018 - 10:34 am
(AP) -- Louisiana State Police say an 11-year-old has died after the speeding pickup truck he was driving hit a tree. Trooper Glenn Younger says in a news release that only Clark James Davis was in the 1993 Ford Ranger when it went off Louisiana Highway 802 about 4:15 a.m. Saturday in Webster...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
January 22, 2018 - 9:55 pm
Cops in LaPlace say a 17-year-old boy died after a train hit him tonight. St. John Parish Sheriff Mike Tregre says it happened just before 8:00pm. Investigators say teen was trying to beat the train and cross the tracks at near Cardinal Street and Milton Street in LaPlace. The sheriff did not...
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Chris Miller
January 17, 2018 - 12:37 pm
An 8-month-old child has died after a car wreck in Metairie this morning. It has authorities stressing that people need to avoid driving if at all possible today, because there are icy conditions on the roads. Jefferson Parish Sheriff Joe Lopinto says a 19-year-old mother tried to drive on the ice...
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