NEW ORLEANS — The driver of a concrete truck was taken to a trauma center after being ejected onto the ground from an I-10 exit ramp.
Details are scarce, but it appears the truck overturned on the Airline Drive exit ramp off I-10 West.
The driver was ejected and fell onto the ground level.
The exit ramp remained closed where the accident happened as of 1:50 p.m., according to the state Department of Transportation and Development. Traffic is being diverted to Carrollton Avenue.
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Driver of concrete truck transported to trauma center after being ejected onto ground level from I-10 exit ramp. pic.twitter.com/J3LswNwG1s
— New Orleans EMS (@NewOrleansEMS) January 5, 2018