Morning car crash leaves one man dead

New Orleans, La. - A morning car crash has left one person dead and another in critical condition.

It happened Monday around 10:15am on the I-10 Eastbound Louisa Street North, Almonaster Boulevard West exit ramp.

Police say a 47 year-old woman was traveling eastbound on I-10 when she lost control of her vehicle, struck a light pole and struck the concrete guard barrier of the highrise.

The driver was listed in critical condition and the passenger, an unidentified male, died at the hospital.