POSTED: Monday, April 29, 2013 - 3:30pm
UPDATED: Monday, April 29, 2013 - 3:42pm
METAIRIE, LA (NBC33) — A Metairie woman was killed on I-10 this afternoon after crashing into a barrier on her scooter.
The Louisiana State Police reports that the crash occurred shortly before 1:00 p.m. on Monday, April 29. We’re told the victim, Paula A. Noto, 44, was driving on the on-ramp from Causeway Blvd. when she lost control for unknown reasons.
Noto was reportedly ejected from her scooter and landed in the left lane of I-10. She was not wearing a helmet at the time of the crash and was pronounced dead at the scene.
Investigators do not believe Noto was impaired or speeding. However, the crash remains under investigation at this time.