LA 1 now open after earlier train derailment

LA 1 now open after earlier train derailment
A train derailed in Plaquemine on Tuesday morning. (Source: WAFB)

PLAQUEMINE, La. (WAFB) - All lanes are now open in both directions on LA 1, according to Iberville Parish Sheriff Brett Stassi.

A train derailment closed LA 1 for several hours Tuesday morning, Nov. 3.

LA 1 was closed in both directions Tuesday morning due to a train derailment.
LA 1 was closed in both directions Tuesday morning due to a train derailment. (Source: DOTD)

According to DOTD, the train derailed at Old Evergreen Road. Drivers are advised to take an alternate route.

A train derailed in Plaquemine on Tuesday morning.
A train derailed in Plaquemine on Tuesday morning. (Source: WAFB)

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