NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - A Jefferson Parish Sheriff's deputy is being treated at University Medical Center after being struck while directing traffic. The accident happened after Sunday's Saints game. According to a JPSO spokesman, the deputy was hit by another JPSO deputy, this one on a motorcycle. He was at the rear of the detail escorting the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to the airport following the game.
The deputy at the hospital is being treated for non life threatening injuries.
We will have more information as soon as it becomes available.