Man killed in crash near parade route

Man killed in crash near parade route

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - A man died Thursday in a two-car accident just off the parade route, according to New Orleans police.

The incident happened at about 7 p.m. at Calliope and Annunciation streets, where a white Chevy pickup truck and a green Ford F-150 were involved in a crash. The driver and the passenger of the F-150 were both taken to the hospital, where the 31-year-old male passenger later died.

The unidentified male driver was listed in critical condition. The male driver of the Chevy was not seriously injured.

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