Man dies after crashing into Metairie business

Man dies after crashing into Metairie business

METAIRIE, LA (WVUE) - A man lost his life after crashing into a Metairie business Friday morning.

Sheriff Joseph Lopinto said around 12:58 a.m. Friday the 911 Communication Center received calls that a vehicle crashed into a business in the 3400 block of West Esplanade Ave.

When deputies arrived on scene the man was conscious, but in critical condition, according to Lopinto.

The victim was transported to University Hospital by ambulance where he later died from his injuries.

Lopinto said that the victim was traveling on a curve and left the roadway, striking the business.

The victim's identity will be disclosed once a family member has been notified,according to Lopinto.

Lopinto said no other individuals were injured.