18-wheeler rollover accident expected to cause traffic delays for hours

Ramps from northbound I-49 to westbound LA 3132 and from southbound I-49 to eastbound LA 3132 are closed

18-wheeler rollover accident expected to cause traffic delays for hours
18 Wheeler rollover I-49 3132

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SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) — Police still are on the scene of a major accident that happened just after 8 this morning.

An 18-wheeler and Jeep Grand Cherokee were involved in the accident at the interchange of Interstate 49 at Louisiana Highway 3132, according to Shreveport police.

The 18-wheeler rolled over and hit a light pole, strewing debris all over the roadway. The 18-wheeler is still in the lane of travel, and the light pole is blocking the roadway.

One driver was transported to the hospital. There’s no immediate word on that person’s condition.

Meantime, the ramps from northbound I-49 to westbound LA 3132 and from southbound I-49 to eastbound LA 3132 are expected to remain closed for hours.

This is a developing story. We will update it as soon as we have more details.

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