NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -The New Orleans Police Department is investigating a fatal accident in the Marigny.
According to NOPD, the accident happened at the intersection of Esplanade Avenue and North Rampart Street just before 7 a.m.
The accident involved two vehicles. The driver of one vehicle was pronounced dead at the scene, according to NOPD.
The driver of the second vehicle was transported to a nearby hospital by EMS.
The condition of that individual was not made available by officials.
NOPD closed N. Rampart in both directions at Esplanade Avenue for several hours.