Major Wreck Closes I-49 South
Shreveport Police Department is investigating a major wreck on I-49 southbound at the Kings Highway exit.
The investigation forced the closure of I-49 south by Kings Highway.
The ramps to I-49 South from I-20 East and West are closed due to an accident. Traffic is being diverted onto I-20.
— Shreveport Traffic (@Shreveport_Traf) November 22, 2013
@ShreveportPD is working a major crash on I49 S/B @ the Kings Hwy exit. Expect delays from I20 onto I49 S/B. Motorists should avoid the area
— ShreveportPolice (@ShreveportPD) November 22, 2013
I-49 reopened just after 9 a.m. Friday morning, with one lane still closed.
All lanes were reopened by 9:40 a.m.