New Orleans, LA (May 29, 2020) — The New Orleans Police Department is investigating a crash involving two vehicles that left a motorcyclist dead on Friday afternoon. The accident happened around 4:22 p.m. at the 2000 block of North Broad Street.
According to police, the driver of a Jeep Compass and a motorcyclist were both heading east on North Broad Street when they collided near the intersection at Duels Street. The driver of the motorcycle, who has not been identified, was ejected from his vehicle and died at the scene of the accident. A female passenger on the motorcycle was also injured and sent to the hospital.
NOPD is still investigating the cause of the crash. We will continue to monitor this story for additional updates.
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Unfortunately, auto accidents like this happen far too often in New Orleans. Police must investigate these crashes thoroughly to determine the cause and hold those responsible accountable. At The Johns Law Firm, we understand how devastating these accidents are for the families and friends of the victims.
If you sustain injuries or lose a loved one in an accident, please contact one of our New Orleans motorcycle accident attorneys or call us at 866-762-0302 to set up a free consultation. We will fight to get you the compensation you deserve.
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