Highway 11 bridge reopens in both directions after accident

Highway 11 bridge accident snarls the commute from Slidell

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - The Highway 11 bridge has reopened in both directions after an earlier accident had closed the span in both directions.

The accident was a head-on collision and victims were pulled from the wreckage.

Police said the driver in northbound lanes crossed into the southbound lane, hitting the southbound vehicle head-on.

State police said all accident victims suffered "moderate" injuries and were flown to Slidell Memorial Hospital.

Kristi Coleman has the latest traffic report on Fox 8 Morning Edition.

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