Posted: Apr 30, 2013 10:04 AM by AP
METAIRIE, La. (AP) - State police say a 44-year-old woman died when she crashed her scooter while trying to get onto Interstate 10 in Metairie.
Trooper Melissa Matey says Paula A. Noto of Metairie died Monday after her scooter crashed into a concrete barrier while traveling on the eastbound on-ramp at Causeway Boulevard. Matey says Noto was ejected from the scooter and flew over the barrier, landing in traffic on the interstate.
Noto was wearing a helmet.