METAIRIE – The Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office says the driver of a pickup truck lost control of the vehicle while pulling out of a parking place and crashed into a Metairie business.
It happened a little before 10 a.m. at the Enterprise Car Rental office at the corner of North Arnoult and the I-10 Service Road. Deputies say the truck ran into a tree on the property then came to a rest against the side of the building.
According to deputies, the driver of the truck was 79-years-old. They also say that two people were injured and taken to the hospital. One of the people hurt is a worker at the business, and the other was a customer.
Their injuries are described as moderate.
Deputies blocked the intersection and were diverting traffic while they conducted their investigation.