JPSO: Truck crashes into Marrero Starbucks, injuring woman

JPSO: Truck crashes into Marrero Starbucks, injuring woman
A woman was injured when a pickup truck crashed into a Starbucks in Marrero on Jan. 13, 2019. (Source: NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)

MARRERO, La. (WVUE) - A pregnant woman was injured when a truck crashed into a Starbucks in Marrero Sunday afternoon (Jan. 13), according to Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office spokesman Lt. Jason Rivarde.

The victim was inside the coffee shop in the 1600 block of Barataria Boulevard around 1:15 p.m. when the vehicle drove into the store. Her injures were not serious, Rivarde said, but she was brought to the hospital as a precaution.

The driver, a 63-year-old woman, was not injured in the crash, according to Rivarde, who said no citations were issued after the crash. As of Sunday evening, the cause of the accident remained under investigation.

No further information was immediately available.

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