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18-wheeler carrying mangoes overturned in Duson

Posted at 3:46 PM, Mar 22, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-22 17:34:45-04


DUSON, La. – No injuries are reported after an 18-wheeler full of fruit rolled over on I-10 east Friday afternoon.

The 18-wheeler carrying mangos overturned when it was exiting the interstate at the Duson exit, according to Chief Kip Judice. The exit ramp is closed from I-10 East to LA 95 (Duson).


Police and firefighters are on the scene.

The incident will be cleared once the fruit is removed.

Congestion has reached three miles in length.