LSP: Impaired driver arrested after causing 3-car pileup on I-10

LSP: Impaired driver arrested after causing 3-car pileup on I-10
An impaired driver caused a three vehicle crash, one of which being a fully marked State Police unit. (Source: Louisiana State Police)

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -An impaired driver caused a three-car pileup early Sunday morning in New Orleans, according to Louisiana State Police.

Troopers with Louisiana State Police Troop B along with local law enforcement partners assisted Entergy with a planned closure of the I-610 in New Orleans.

As westbound traffic on I-10 neared Louisa Avenue, the impaired driver crashed into two other vehicles, one of which was a fully marked State Police unit.

Minor injuries were sustained during the crash by all parties involved.

Troopers placed the impaired driver under arrest for reckless operation and driving while intoxicated.

Louisiana State Police Troop B along with local law enforcement partners assisted Entergy with a planned closure of the I-610 in New Orleans. As westbound traffic on I-10 neared Louisa Avenue, an impaired driver caused a three vehicle crash
Louisiana State Police Troop B along with local law enforcement partners assisted Entergy with a planned closure of the I-610 in New Orleans. As westbound traffic on I-10 neared Louisa Avenue, an impaired driver caused a three vehicle crash (Source: Louisiana State Police)

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