Accident temporarily closes southbound 75 near Mitchell Ave. - WAFB 9 News Baton Rouge, Louisiana News, Weather, Sports

Accident temporarily closes southbound 75

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) -

An accident on Southbound 75 temporarily closed the highway.

The accident occurred at Mitchell in St. Bernard around 5:30 p.m., right at the split to the temporary express lane in the construction zone.

Authorities say that an SUV with seven children hit a barrel on the highway. All of the passengers appear to be unharmed. 

All southbound traffic was temporarily forced off 75 onto Mitchell Avenue.

The highway has since been re-opened.

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