DENHAM SPRINGS, La. (BRPROUD) – The Louisiana State Police is responding to a ‘serious injury crash’ on Friday.

The crash took place on LA Hwy 16 at Juban Rd.

Along with serious injuries, this crash took down active power lines that ended up “across the roadway.”

LSP is providing alternative routes for motorists in the area:

  • LA Hwy 16 northbound traffic is being diverted to Southpoint Road
  • LA Hwy 16 southbound traffic is being diverted to Whittington Drive

LA Hwy 16 at Juban Road remains closed as of 1:45 pm., according to the Louisiana State Police.