71-year-old man killed in Terrytown car crash

71-year-old man killed in Terrytown car crash
(Source: AP)

TERRYTOWN,, La. (WVUE) -The Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office is investigating a traffic fatality that killed a 71-year-old man.

The crash happened Sunday around 1:30 p.m. at the intersection of Terry Parkway and Carol Sue Avenue.

The a 71-year-old man was pronounced dead late Sunday night.

Police say he was driving a 2010 Lexus southbound on Terry Parkway. As he crossed the intersection at Carol Sue Avenue, his vehicle was struck by a 2008 GMC sport utility vehicle being driven by a 37-year-old male.

The decedent’s vehicle continued through the intersection and was struck by a vehicle going eastbound, a 2007 Chevrolet sport utility vehicle. The driver of the 2007 Chevrolet and several passengers in that vehicle were also transported to a local hospital for treatment for injuries that were not life-threatening.

The cause of the crash is still under investigation. At this time, impairment is not suspected in any of the parties involved.

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