One person has died in a traffic accident on I-20 in Shreveport.

The accident happened on I-20 westbound just past the Greenwood Rd exit.

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The accident cause major headaches on the freeway which had to be closed during the accident investigation. Traffic had to be rerouted onto Greenwood Road.

Louisiana Department of Transportation tweeted that all I-20 west lanes are closed at that point and traffic is being rerouted onto Greenwood Rd. No details have been released yet on the identity of the victim or the circumstances about what caused the Friday night crash.

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