18-wheeler crash shuts down St. Bernard Hwy. for an hour

18-wheeler crash shuts down St. Bernard Hwy. for an hour
A truck was involved in a wreck that shut down St. Bernard Hwy. for a little while on Thursday morning. (Source: Facebook | St. Bernard Parish Sheriff's Office)

CHALMETTE, La. (WVUE) - A tractor-trailer crash shut down part of St. Bernard Hwy. on Thursday morning (Aug. 15), according to the sheriff’s office.

The truck appeared to jackknife around 9:30 a.m. near Rowley Blvd. The west side of the roadway was closed for about an hour.

*** St. Bernard Hwy. is now open*** St. Bernard Hwy. (LA 46) is closed at Rowley Blvd. west bound due to a accident. ...

Posted by St. Bernard Parish Sheriff's Office on Thursday, August 15, 2019

The sheriff’s office and firefighters responded to the scene.

There is no word on injuries.

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