Listen: Police: Driver in New Orleans crash that killed 2 was likely impaired
"Oh three and national news tragedy marks the mardi gras celebrations in New Orleans after a car plowed into strands and bike riders. Fox's Jackie Heinrich reports. Two people were killed and several injured. They say thirty two year old to shanty Tony was likely impaired. The crash happened along a stretch of esplanade Avs spanning three blocks near the French quarter right near one of the city's largest mardi gras parades. Witnesses said they saw the drivers swerve into the bike lane hitting several people and parked cars. He then got out of the car and tried to run without his shoes on witnesses held him at the scene a man and a woman both around thirty years old died on the street five people were taken to the hospital three of them in critical condition. Another person initially refused treatment, but later went to the hospital as well victims. Range in age from twenty eight to sixty five the crash happened about two years after a drunk driver ran into a crowd and a New Orleans mardi gras parade hurting twenty eight people city officials said this time the city is shaken the suspect is the son of the New Orleans police officer he's now facing several charges and that"