NOPD: Woman killed in fatal car crash near Poland Avenue and N. Miro Street

NOPD: Woman killed in fatal car crash near Poland Avenue and N. Miro Street
The incident occurred at the intersection of Alvar Street and France Road. (Source: WVUE)

NEW ORLEANS, La. (WVUE) - The New Orleans Police Department is investigating a fatal car crash that left one woman dead.

The incident occurred at around 4:49 p.m. after police responded to a crash report.

An 18-wheeler was traveling south on Poland Avenue getting ready to turn east on North Miro Street when a woman driving a silver Kia sedan traveling south on Poland Avenue crash into the rear of the 18-wheeler’s trailer.

The woman driving the Kia sedan was declared dead at the scene. The person driving the 18-wheeler was not injured.

Updates will be provided here.

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