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Body recovered from Lake Pontchartrain

3 years 3 weeks 4 hours ago October 01, 2013 Oct 1, 2013 Tuesday, October 01 2013 October 01, 2013 9:05 AM in News
Source: AP

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.

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