Magazine Street poboy shop damaged in early-morning wreck

Magazine Street poboy shop damaged in early-morning wreck

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - Poboy fans on Magazine Street will be without a reliable stop for a while.

A vehicle crashed through the front door of Guy's Poboy shop at the intersection of Magazine and Valmont Streets.

Just after 12:30 a.m. a driver in a 2007 Toyota FJ Cruiser was traveling on Valmont Street when the 19-year-old man ignored a stop sign and collided with a driver in a silver Dodge pickup truck driving on Magazine Street.

The truck ended up inside Guy's Poboys shop. The driver of the Toyota, Shakti Gilotra, 19, sustained minor injuries.

Gilotra was charged with driving while intoxicated, reckless operation and disregarding a stop sign.

No one else was injured in the accident.

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