The intersection of Old Mansfield Road and Keithville-Springridge Road will be closed for most of the day following a two-train collision.
Caddo sheriff's deputies say early this morning, a southbound Union Pacific train on the main track was diverted onto a side track and ran into a parked coal train. Three crew members on the moving train were injured, but we don't know how badly.
Caddo Parish Coroner Dr. Todd Thoma says the body found in the Red River early Saturday is that of a Pennsylvania woman who was passing through Shreveport.
31-year-old Betty Margaret Greer is believed to have been sitting on a post on the railroad bridge when she was hit by a train and possibly knocked into the river...
As of 2:30 pm today, emergency crews in Red River Parish are at the scene of a train and 18-wheeler accident.
The accident is on Highway 1 close to Highway 84.
There are no reports of any injuries at this time, or the type of cargo the truck or the train was carrying...