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May 26, 2024

New Orleans, LA – Part of Highrise Bridge Closed Due to Car Accident With Injuries

May 26, 2024

New Orleans, LA (September 13, 2021) – An injury-causing car accident occurred in New Orleans on Monday, September 13th.

Police reports show that the crash happened at about 1:15 p.m. in the eastbound lanes of Interstate 10 along Highrise Bridge.

The area was cordoned off back to Louisa Street as police and Emergency Medical Services also reported to the scene. They evaluated everyone involved in the accident where at least one victim was transported by ambulance to a local trauma center.

This accident is under investigation by local law enforcement officers.

Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for their full recovery.

Injury Accidents in New Orleans

New Orleans, LA - Part of Highrise Bridge Closed Due to Car Accident With Injuries

Until drivers begin abiding by the rules of the road, injuries from Louisiana car accidents will remain one of the top five causes of fatalities in Louisiana, as they have been for almost a decade. 

There are laws all drivers can follow to lessen or even avoid fatal and injurious accidents. Things like following the speed limit, decreasing speed during inclement weather, and driving defensively are basic parts of keeping our streets safe.

If you think you might file a personal injury claim following a car accident, it is important that you secure legal representation from an experienced and reputable car accident attorney who understands the events leading up to your accident and all the legal nuances that can affect your claim.

New Orleans Car Accident Lawyer

Our attorneys are prepared to guide you through the legal process and offer you effective and up-to-date legal guidance. The New Orleans car accident attorneys at Smiley Law Firm have decades of experience helping their injured clients hold irresponsible drivers accountable. 

If you have been harmed in a car accident because of someone else’s recklessness, it is important that you seek the legal counsel of an experienced car crash lawyer in New Orleans. Victims often find that they have a wide variety of legal options available as they pursue financial recovery.

Our personal injury attorneys in Louisiana will do everything necessary to get you the full amount of financial recovery you are entitled to according to state law. If you sustained an injury during a car crash, contact our personal injury attorneys in New Orleans by calling 504-688-3494 or 504-822-2222. Schedule a free case examination with a member of our legal team of automobile accident attorneys in Louisiana as soon as possible.

Note: These posts are constructed with the use of secondary sources. These sources include but are not limited to local and state news stories, local and state police accident reports, social media platforms, and eyewitness accounts about injury accidents that take place in New Orleans and throughout Louisiana. We did not independently verify the fact surrounding this accident. If you locate any information that is inaccurate, please contact our firm and we will correct the post to reflect the most accurate information available. We will also remove this post upon request.

Disclaimer: These posts are created to raise awareness about the dangers of driving in Louisiana. We hope that by casting light on serious accidents like this one, other drivers will take heed, and avoid being seriously injured in a similar accident. This post is not a solicitation for business. The information contained in this post is not intended to be legal or medical advice. The photo used in this post was not taken at the accident scene.

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