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One dead after single-vehicle crash in Kenner

According to police, the driver was traveling eastbound on I-10 when the vehicle drove off the...
According to police, the driver was traveling eastbound on I-10 when the vehicle drove off the roadway and struck a tree.(Kenner Police Department)
Published: Jan. 22, 2020 at 10:27 PM CST|Updated: Jan. 22, 2020 at 10:28 PM CST
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NEW ORLEANS, La. (WVUE) - Kenner Police are investigating a fatal crash on I-10 in Kenner Wednesday night.

According to police, the driver was traveling eastbound on I-10 when the vehicle drove off the roadway and struck a tree.

The driver had to be extracted from the vehicle before being transported to a local hospital. The driver was later pronounced dead after arriving at the hospital.

Alcohol is not believed to be a factor in the crash. Police are investigating if a medical emergency was the cause.

Police are withholding the name of the driver pending family notification.

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