The New Orleans Police Department responded to a bicycle crash that claimed a life.
Officials say the man riding his bike on the northbound sidewalk near I-610 lost control of the bicycle and fell onto Elysian Fields Avenue’s southbound lane.
He was struck by a vehicle.
The vehicle driver stayed at the scene and cooperated with the investigators.
No further information regarding the crash is currently available.
An investigation into the crash is under review.
It is unknown if alcohol or drugs were a factor in the crash.
Other details relating to the victim are yet to be determined.
September 6, 2022