| Read Time: < 1 minute
Attorney Portrait

Harvey, LA (June 20, 2020) — A woman died Saturday morning after crashing into a tree in Jefferson Parish. The accident occurred around 3:30 a.m. near the intersection of Destrehan Avenue and Lapalco Boulevard.

According to Sheriff Joseph Lopinto of the Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office, a woman was driving on Destrehan Avenue when she hit a tree and was ejected from her vehicle. The woman, who hasn’t been identified, was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.

The JSPO is still investigating the cause of the crash. So far, no other information has been provided about the driver.

Source: WDSU

Contact an Experienced New Orleans Car Accident Attorney

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 car 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.

Our deepest condolences go out to the families of the victims of this horrible incident. If a family member would like the name of a person removed for any reason, please click the “Remove Post” link. REMOVE POST

Author Photo

The Johns Law Firm Staff

We represent clients in a wide array of civil litigation matters including personal injury, maritime, insurance, and estate cases. Our attorneys collectively represented insurance companies for decades, handling maritime, trucking, property damage, and personal injury cases.