Kenner man killed in head-on collision

Published: Aug. 17, 2015 at 3:52 PM CDT
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KENNER, LA (WVUE) - A 60-year old Kenner man was killed early Monday morning in a head-on collision.  The Kenner Police Department starting receiving phone calls shortly before 1 a.m. of a crash at the intersection of Sal Lentini Parkway and Vintage Drive.   When officers arrived on the scene officers began investigating the collision between a 1999 GMC Yukon and a 2011 Nissan Rouge,

Investigators say the driver of the Nissan Rouge, identified as 60 year old Charles Angle was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash.  He was pronounced dead on the scene.  The driver of the Yukon, a 17-year-old boy from Metairie reported knee pain but refused medical attention.

Police say the Yukon was traveling southbound on Sal Lentini Parkway and the Nissan westbound on Vintage when both collided in the intersection.   At the present time, this crash remains under investigation pending accident reconstruction and toxicology results.

Kenner Police Chief Michael J. Glaser encourages anyone who witnessed this crash, to contact Kenner Police Traffic Investigator Gerald Miller at (504) 712-2424 or Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.

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