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Arrest made in New Orleans parade tragedy

Police say Neilson Rizutto injured 28 people including a one-year-old. Four students from Spring Hill College in Mobile.

Police say Rizutto had a blood alcohol level of .232.

Three victims remained hospitalized overnight, but no one was killed.

Authorities say Rizzuto crashed his pickup truck just before 7:00 p.m. yesterday at Orleans and Carrolton Avenues.

Investigators say he began driving into a crowd of onlookers as the Endymion Parade rolled through.

According to investigators - there were 28 victims - one of which was a police officer.

Twenty-one victims were transported to local hospitals - most with moderate to serious injuries.

Seven people refused treatment at the scene.

The ages of those hurt ranged from a one-year-old - to a victim in their 50's.

Rizzuto was arrested at the scene and charged with two counts of first degree-negligent vehicular injuring.

He's also charged with one count of hit and run causing serious injury and one count of reckless operation of a vehicle.

Rizzuto remains at the Orleans Parish Prison.

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