Complete New Orleans, LA accident reports and news.


Accidents in New Orleans result in serious injuries and deaths each year

After a New Orleans crash, injured people and their families need resources and support. Regardless of the severity of the collision, the people involved are left to deal with injuries, medical bills, property damage, and insurance claims. When a New Orleans accident is fatal, families are left to struggle with their grief and loss as best they can.

Here are resources to help accident victims and their families after a New Orleans wreck

Regardless of whether it is a car accident, pedestrian accident, motorcycle crash, bicycle collision, truck accident, or any other kind of injury accident, the following resources can be helpful for crash victims and their families and friends.

Major hospitals in New Orleans include:

Children's Hospital New Orleans Tulane Medical Center University Medical Center New Orleans New Orleans East Hospital Ochsner Health System Kindred Hospital New Orleans

How do you deal with an insurance claim after a New Orleans accident?

Regardless of how severe an accident is, almost everyone involved has to deal with insurance companies and claims. For accidents with very minor injuries and damage, a claim can sometimes be handled by working with the insurance adjuster. For crashes involving more serious injuries, or when a fatal crash occurs, a personal injury attorney is needed to manage the insurance claim. Go here to learn more about how an injury lawyer helps accident victims.

Most recent accident reports

Date Type
Sat, 10/23/2021 Car Accident One killed, five injured in crash on Paris Road in New Orleans, Louisiana
Sat, 10/16/2021 Pedestrian Accident 60-year-old female pedestrian killed in hit-and-run collision at Chef Menteur Hwy. and Gawain Drive in New Orleans, Louisiana
Mon, 10/11/2021 Car Accident Gabriel Porter, 15, and Albani Wilkerson, 2, struck and killed on Interstate 510 in New Orleans, Louisiana
Thu, 10/07/2021 Pedestrian Accident Child seriously injured when struck by dump truck after getting off school bus on Louisiana Highway 23 near Danos Lane south of New Orleans, Louisiana
Mon, 06/07/2021 Bus Accident Two children sustain minor injuries in crash between car and school bus at Lake Forest Boulevard and Michoud Boulevard in New Orleans, Louisiana
Tue, 03/09/2021 Bicycle Accident Man dies after attempting to cross train track on bicycle and getting hit by slow-moving train near Chef Menteur Highway in New Orleans, Louisiana
Sat, 02/27/2021 Pedestrian Accident Christina Larsen, 31, dies days after being struck by arrested hit-and-run driver Adrian A. Caliste Jr. on St. Charles Avenue at Harmony Street in New Orleans, Louisiana
Fri, 01/22/2021 Pedestrian Accident Woman killed in hit-and-run pedestrian collision on Chef Menteur Highway in New Orleans, Louisiana
Tue, 12/22/2020 Bicycle Accident Bicyclist killed in hit-and-run collision on St. Bernard Avenue in New Orleans, Louisiana
Wed, 08/05/2020 Car Accident One person killed in collision at Poland Avenue and North Miro Street in New Orleans, Louisiana
Wed, 02/19/2020 Pedestrian Accident Geraldine Carmouche, 58, killed when struck by vehicle during Krewe of Nyx parade in New Orleans, Louisiana
Wed, 03/20/2019 Car Accident Three people killed when stolen vehicle crashes into building at Washington Avenue and South White Street in New Orleans, Louisiana
Sat, 03/02/2019 Pedestrian Accident Sharree Walls, 27, David Hynes, 31, killed, and several injured when vehicle driven by Tashonty Toney, 32, strikes pedestrians and bicyclists on Esplanade Avenue in New Orleans, Louisiana
Fri, 11/16/2018 Pedestrian Accident Pedestrian killed in hit-and-run collision at North Broad and Republic in New Orleans, Louisiana
Sun, 05/27/2018 Pedestrian Accident Pedestrian killed in hit-and-run collision with alleged driver Kenan Leford, 32, on St. Claude Avenue in New Orleans, Louisiana