I-55 reopens after prison bus accident snarls traffic near Manchac

Prison bus crash snarls morning commute on I-55

MANCHAC, LA (WVUE) - Interstate 55 has reopened after an accident involving a prison bus from Orleans Parish prison snarled southbound near Manchac.

One lane is open to allow motorists to pass the scene.

The accident involved two other vehicles. There were minor injuries reported. There were at least 16 prisoners on the bus.

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