NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) — The NOPD reported a vehicle was found in the canal near the intersection of Gannon Road and Morrison Road in New Orleans East.
Initial reports show officers discovered two bodies inside the four door vehicle upon arrival.
After the vehicle was retrieved a third body was found inside the vehicle.
Investigators say a man, woman and little girl were all pronounced dead on the scene.
Blood and alcohol tests are pending.
The Orleans Parish Coroner will conduct an autopsy to determine the exact cause of death and will release the identity of the victims.