Overturned tanker closes Airline in both directions - FOX 8 WVUE New Orleans News, Weather, Sports

Overturned tanker closes Airline in both directions


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.


Powered by WorldNow

Louisiana Media Company, LLC.
1025 S. Jefferson Davis Parkway
New Orleans, LA 70125

General Number: (504) 486-6161
News Tips: (504) 483-1503
News Room Fax: (504) 483-1543

Can't find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WVUE. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.
WVUE's Public Inspection File can now be accessed online. To access the online public inspection file click here: https://stations.fcc.gov/station-profile/wvue-dt.