TRAFFIC ALERT: Swan Lake Rd. back open after tractor trailer rol - KSLA News 12 Shreveport, Louisiana News Weather & Sports

TRAFFIC ALERT: Swan Lake Rd. back open after tractor trailer rollover

Police say it appears the load of scrap metal shifted as the driver tried to make the turn, causing the load to tip over. (Source: KSLA News 12) Police say it appears the load of scrap metal shifted as the driver tried to make the turn, causing the load to tip over. (Source: KSLA News 12)
Swan Lake has been shut down between Shed Road and Hazel Jones Boulevard for cleanup, which police say could take 3 to 4 hours. (Source: KSLA News 12) Swan Lake has been shut down between Shed Road and Hazel Jones Boulevard for cleanup, which police say could take 3 to 4 hours. (Source: KSLA News 12)
BOSSIER CITY, LA (KSLA) -

Part of Swan Lake Road is now back open in Bossier City after a tractor trailer loaded with scrap metal dumped over onto its side as it was making a turn early Tuesday afternoon.

It happened at the corner of Swan Lake and Shed Road around 12:30 p.m.

Police say it appears a load of scrap metal shifted as the driver tried to make the turn, causing the load to tip over.

No other vehicles were involved and no injuries were reported.

Police say the driver of the 18-wheeler will be cited for hauling an unsecured load.

Swan Lake was temporarily shut down between Shed Road and Hazel Jones Boulevard for cleanup.

Cope Middle School and Meadowview Elementary School are both on Shed Road near the intersection with Swan Lake.

Copyright 2017 KSLA. All rights reserved.

Powered by Frankly