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State police investigate fatal motorcycle accident on Causeway Blvd. in Jefferson Parish


JEFFERSON, Louisiana — State police are investigating a fatal motorcycle accident in Jefferson Parish.

The accident happened late Wednesday night on Causeway Boulevard at U.S Highway 61 on the elevated traffic circle.

Trooper Melissa Matey says 52-year-old Bryan Russo, of Metairie, was northbound on Causeway when he lost control of the motorcycle, struck the left curb and guardrail. Matey said Russo was ejected over the guardrail and landed on the ground below.

He was taken to Ochsner Hospital and later pronounced dead.

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