Tourism and Mardi Gras: The New Orleans Carnival is one of the biggest tourist events in the Louisiana city in the United States. Tonight for some the New Orleans Mardi Gras turned into a nightmare when at least 28 people have been injured. According to a witness talking to local media, bodies were flying off the hood where the truck plowed into Endymion crowd.
A truck ran into tourists partying on the street during the parade in New Orleans.
The crash happened at the corner of Orleans and N. Carrollton avenues at around 6.45pm during the Endymion Parade.