Westbank Expressway westbound lanes closed due to fuel spill

Westbank Expressway westbound lanes closed due to fuel spill

HARVEY, LA (WVUE) - Louisiana State Police shutdown the elevated Westbank Expressway westbound at Manhattan Blvd because of a fuel spill.

The Harvey Fire Department is on the scene, where 120 gallons of diesel is covering some of the roadway.

The spill happened sometime around 11 a.m. on Tuesday. Jefferson Parish Hazardous Materials crews are headed to the scene.

The far right lane and the down ramp are closed at this time.