I-49 Closure in Natchitoches Parish - KALB-TV News Channel 5 & CBS 2

I-49 Closure in Natchitoches Parish

NATCHITOCHES PARISH, La. (KALB News Channel 5) - An accident involving an 18-wheeler and a car transport truck closed a portion of I-49 northbound on Thursday morning.  It happened near the Cloutierville exit. The roadway is now back open.

Police say the 18-wheeler was driving at a low rate of speed with it's emergency lights on when the transport truck struck it from behind.

Three vehicles on the transport truck, a mercedes and two BMW's, then fell off and crashed onto the highway.

There's no word yet on any injuries.


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