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Overturned tanker closes Airline in both directions

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METAIRIE, La. - Airline Drive is closed at Kent in both directions after an accident caused an 18-wheeler to overturn.

The accident happened late Sunday morning.

State Police said there are only minor injuries, but 8,600 gallons of gasoline will need to be offloaded before the tanker can be removed.

The closure is expected to last until early evening.

 

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