The New Orleans Police Department is investigating a traffic accident that killed an unidentified adult male Tuesday night, according to a NOPD press release.
Around 6:45 p.m. Tuesday, a four-door Lincoln was travelling northbound on Earhart Boulevard when the vehicle struck the cement median and a tree. After striking the tree, the vehicle flipped over.
EMS arrived on the scene and pronounced the driver dead.
Two other passengers in the Lincoln, ages 21 and 27, were transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.