The Police Department reported a motor vehicle crash in New Orleans on Wednesday morning.

The accident happened on the Woodland Bridge at around 6:40 a.m.

According to police, a Ford Mustang driver struck a pedestrian who was walking on the bridge while driving and was unable to see because of the dense fog.

Police claim that the woman was thrown off the bridge and then crashed to the ground below.

The name and identity of the victim have not been released.

The crash is being investigated by the New Orleans Police Department.

It is not known if alcohol or drugs played a role in the accident. 

Further details regarding the fatal crash are not available currently.

December 8, 2022

Source: WDSU

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