DOTD: LA 1 at LA 1148 now open

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UPDATE:

PLAQUEMINE, La. (BRPROUD) — DOTD said LA 1 at LA 1148 is now open.

UPDATE:

PLAQUEMINE, La. (BRPROUD) — LA 1 remains closed until “further notice,” according to DOTD.

DOTD officials said congestion is minimal and traffic is to be diverted to Sid Richardson, then Carol Bourgeois, then to LA 118, then to Enterprise Blvd.

ORIGINAL STORY:

PLAQUEMINE, La. (BRPROUD) — Officials are working a multiple vehicle wreck on LA 1 at the Dow light.

Iberville Parish officials said the wreck involved at least three vehicles and an 18-wheeler propane tanker, according to West Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office.

A Louisiana State Police hazmat crew is at the scene and the highway is shut down in both directions. Authorities said traffic is being diverted off at Enterprise.

The Iberville Parish School District said the accident is affecting school bus routes and students may be dropped off later than normal.

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