La. Highway 169 reopens following train crash

Louisiana Highway 169 from Greenwood to South Lakeshore Drive is shut down as crews remain on...
Louisiana Highway 169 from Greenwood to South Lakeshore Drive is shut down as crews remain on scene. Deputies got the call just before 11:30 a.m on Friday, Feb. 4 on La. 169 by McGee Road.(CPSO | CPSO)
Published: Feb. 4, 2022 at 1:03 PM CST
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CADDO PARISH, La. (KSLA) - A train crash closed a busy Louisiana highway for hours.

Louisiana Highway 169 from Greenwood to South Lakeshore Drive was shut down as crews tended to a wreck.

Deputies got the call just before 11:30 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 4 on LA 169 by McGee Road.

Greenwood Police and Caddo Deputies are on scene of a motor vehicle crash involving an 18 wheeler and a train. La 169 north of I-20 is blocked. It may be several hours before it reopens.

Posted by Greenwood Police Department on Friday, February 4, 2022

HWY 169 is shut down from I-20 in Greenwood all the way to South Lakeshore due to a train vs. 18-wheeler crash. Two...

Posted by Caddo Parish Sheriff's Office on Friday, February 4, 2022

According to the Caddo Parish Sheriff’s Office, two Union Pacific workers were taken to a hospital. The driver of the big rig was not injured.

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