Overturned 18-Wheeler Has I-220 E Shut Down Near Jefferson Paige
Problems on a busy roadway this morning. Shreveport police say a minor accident involving an overturned tractor trailer has the eastbound side of I-220 blocked just south of the Jefferson Paige Road exit.
Motorists are being diverted onto I-20 E and W. Police spokesman Marcus Hines tells us the portion of I-220 where the accident happened is likely to remain shut down until at least noon today. The 18-wheeler’s driver has been taken to the hospital with minor injuries. There weren’t any hazardous materials on the truck.