Rollover accident on Clyde Fant Memorial; HAZMAT responds

Shreveport, LA(KSLA)- Shreveport Police responded to the scene of a rollover accident on Clyde Fant Memorial Pkwy and Barksdale Bridge. The accident happened around 4:30 Friday afternoon which caused rush hour traffic to get backed up after authorities shut the east bound lanes of Barksdale Bridge.

According to police, a pick up truck that was carrying hazardous material overturned and started leaking.

Shreveport Police along with Shreveport Fire Department and HAZMAT units were on the scene to secure the area and contain the spill.

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