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NOPD investigating fatal accident in NO East

(FOX 8 File) (FOX 8 File)
NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

A 62-year-old man died in a single-vehicle crash in New Orleans East today.

According to NOPD, the crash occurred around 1:24 p.m. on I-10 westbound under the I-510 south overpass.

The driver was going westbound when, for an unknown reason, he lost control of the vehicle and hit the bridge's concrete support. The vehicle came to rest in a grassy area to the right of I-10, according to police. The driver died on the scene.

Police say the investigation is ongoing.

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