Man dies in Lakeview car crash

Man dies in Lakeview car crash

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - Police are investigating a fatal car crash in the Lakeview area.

According to NOPD, the man was traveling southbound on Canal Boulevard near Homedale Avenue just before 5 a.m. on Jan. 11 when, for reasons unknown, he lost control of the vehicle and struck a concrete barrier. The vehicle then went on to the northbound side of Canal Boulevard before coming to a stop. The man was pronounced dead on the scene.

Police say the man was driving a silver Buick Enclave and that speed was a factor in the crash.

The investigation is still ongoing.

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