Overturned 18-wheeler shuts down LA 75 in Ascension Parish - WAFB 9 News Baton Rouge, Louisiana News, Weather, Sports

Overturned 18-wheeler shuts down LA 75 in Ascension Parish

Road closure (Source: WAFB) Road closure (Source: WAFB)
ASCENSION PARISH, LA (WAFB) - Louisiana State Police reported LA 75 was forced to close for several hours between LA 73 and LA 3115 in Ascension Parish due to an overturned 18-wheeler Wednesday. 

The roadway was shut down before 6 p.m. and did not reopen until around 1 a.m.

Investigators said the driver was leaving a plant and lost control. 

The truck was carrying butane, but there was no spill and no injuries.

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