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Man injured in fall from float during Mardi Gras parade

3 months 3 weeks 3 days ago February 27, 2017 Feb 27, 2017 Monday, February 27 2017 February 27, 2017 12:17 PM in News
Source: Associated Press
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NEW ORLEANS- Police say a man fell off a float and injured himself near the end of a Mardi Gras parade in New Orleans.

New Orleans police told The Times-Picayune the man was riding in the Krewe of Thoth parade around 5:10 p.m. Sunday. The man fell near Gravier and Tchoupitoulas Streets. A krewe representative says the man suffered a head injury.

Krewe spokesman Penny Larsen says the man had a concussion but was reported to be responsive.

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