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MAYOR CANTRELL ISSUES STATEMENT ON FATALITY DURING KREWE OF ENDYMION PARADE

NEW ORLEANS — Mayor LaToya Cantrell tonight issued the following statement:

“To be confronted with such tragedy a second time at the height of our Carnival celebrations seems an unimaginable burden to bear. The City and the people of New Orleans will come together, we will grieve together, and we will persevere together,” said Mayor Cantrell. “Our hearts break for those lost and for their loved ones, and our prayers and deepest sympathies are with them — and will be with them in all the days and months ahead. May our people take this moment to uplift our brothers and our sisters, to mourn as one and to move forward, together.”