NEW ORLEANS – At least one person is dead after a deadly crash at Esplanade Avenue and North Rampart Street Friday morning.
According to the New Orleans Police Department, the two-vehicle crash happened around 6:52 a.m.
Police said the driver of the 2002 GMC Envoy involved in the wreck died at the scene. Her name has not been released by officials.
The second victim, a 25-year-old man driving a 2001 Buick Lasabre, was brought to a nearby hospital in stable condition.
Police said cameras from the Real Time Crime Center captured the crash. Official are using that footage to assist in the investigation.
North Rampart Street was closed for an hour in both directions at Esplanade Avenue. The roadway finally reopened at 9:50 a.m.
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