ASCENSION PARISH, La. (BRPROUD) – Ascension Parish authorities say an 18-wheeler crashed and got stuck in a ditch in Donaldsonville Tuesday (August 9) evening.

As of 4 p.m., this resulted in the temporary closure of Mt. Bethel Lane to Harris Lane.

The Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office (APSO) says area drivers should expect delays due to the incident and there is no word on when the roads will reopen.

BRProud will continue to monitor updates from authorities as they respond to the crash.

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