LA DOTD: I-49 northbound shut down in DeSoto Parish - KSLA News 12 Shreveport, Louisiana News Weather & Sports

LA DOTD: I-49 northbound reopened in DeSoto Parish


Louisiana DOTD has reopened a portion of Interstate 49 that was shut down due to a multi-vehicle accident in DeSoto Parish that happened early Tuesday morning.

DOTD officials tell us I-49 northbound is closed from LA 177 to US 84. They encourage drivers to avoid the area while Louisiana State troopers work to clear the scene. Drivers may take an alternate route on LA 177 to LA 1 continuing on to US 84 back to I-49.

No word on any injuries due to the accident. 

The Interstate reopened shortly before 11 a.m.

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