Traffic Alert: 18-wheeler crash closes I-49 in Alexandria - KSLA News 12 Shreveport, Louisiana News Weather & Sports

Traffic Alert: 18-wheeler crash closes I-49 in Alexandria

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ALEXANDRIA, LA (KSLA) -

Louisiana State Troopers are working to clear I-49 in Alexandria following a crash involving two 18-wheelers.

Police say the crash happened around 6:30 a.m. on I-49 northbound at milepost 78. Police say at least one person involved in the crash has moderate injuries.

Currently both travel lanes are blocked. Northbound traffic on I-49 is being diverted at exit 73 westbound on LA 3265 to US165. This area is between Woodworth and LSUA exit.

Troopers say drivers should expect I-49 to be closed for several hours.

We will keep you updated online and on air.

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