New Orleans, LA – Accident Reported On I-10 Near Elysian Fields Ave
New Orleans, LA (July 7, 2019) – An accident was reported on Friday, July 5th, by local news sources around 1:17 p.m. The crash occurred on Interstate 10 near the intersection with Elysian Fields Ave. in New Orleans.
The accident caused significant congestion on the roadways. Emergency response units were called to the scene in order to render aid to those involved and clear the roadway of any debris.
Interstate 10 was cleared of wreckage at 1:24 p.m., reducing congestion to a minimum.
The cause of the crash is currently unknown and under investigation by local police officials.
The condition of the involved parties was not released at this time.
Drunk Driving Auto Accidents in Louisiana
Louisiana continually ranks as one of the worst states for drunk driving accidents, with a high percentage of fatal accidents involving intoxicated motorists.
Drunk drivers put themselves and others at risk when they operate a motor vehicle after having a few too many drinks. This can result in tragic accidents, forcing injured victims to take on expensive medical bills, be able to return to work, and experience intense pain and suffering following a collision.
The Baton Rouge car crash attorneys at Fisher Injury Lawyers believe in helping injured victims recover after being involved in a crash with a drunk driver. This is never an easy time, and you should focus on your health while we take over the legal aspects of your case. If you have been injured in a crash caused by a drunk driver, contact us today at 225-766-1234.
Note: To write and construct these stories, we utilize a variety of sources including news bulletins and first-hand accounts of the accidents. As we are not present on the scene, these accounts may not reflect the reality of the situation or the injuries sustained. If you notice any discrepancies between our content and the accident, please inform our office as soon as possible and we will make the necessary corrections.
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