Body recovered from Lake Pontchartrain
NEW ORLEANS- Authorities say a body has been found in Lake Pontchartrain near the site where a pickup plunged into the lake.
The accident happened Monday around 4:30 p.m. about 2 miles from the south shore.
Causeway officials say the driver, who they have not publicly identified, is 19 and from Metairie.
An autopsy will be performed to obtain a positive identification.