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3 dead, 1 critical after crash on Airline Highway Saturday night

Police said they responded to the accident at the intersection of Airline Highway and Jackson Street at 10 p.m.

KENNER, La. — A two-vehicle crash in Kenner claimed the lives of three people and left one person in critical condition Saturday night, according to the Kenner Police Department.

Police said they responded to the accident at the intersection of Airline Highway and Jackson Street at 10 p.m.

From the investigation, witnesses said one vehicle was heading east in the westbound lanes of Airline Highway when the second vehicle, heading south on Jackson crossing over Airline, struck the first vehicle

Police said both cars ran into a power pole causing an outage in the area.

Three people in the accident were pronounced dead on the scene while another person is in the hospital in critical condition.

There are no further details available at the moment but the crash is under investigation. More information about the crash may be forthcoming further into the investigation.

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