A man died early Monday morning in a crash on Tchoupitoulas Street, according to the New Orleans Police Department.
The man, 53, was a passenger in a Chevrolet truck when the driver, 29-year-old Isaac Nelson, lost control and struck a parked car. The truck flipped on its side, and the passenger died on the scene, NOPD said. No details on the driver's condition or why the driver lost control.
NOPD has charged the driver with vehicular homicide.