LOCAL FIRST TRAFFIC: Southbound lanes of Causeway Bridge reopen

LOCAL FIRST TRAFFIC: Southbound lanes of Causeway Bridge reopen

MANDEVILLE, LA (WVUE) - The southbound lanes of the Causeway Bridge have reopened following a Wednesday morning accident. The accident appeared to happen near the drawbridge around 7:30 a.m.

There is still congestion on the bridge as of 8:20 a.m.

Drivers can take Interstate 55 or the Twin Span as an alternate route.

The accident is under investigation.