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LPSO: 20 wrecks since curfew lifted

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Posted: Jan 29, 2014 11:38 AM
Updated: Jan 29, 2014 11:47 AM
Source: WBRZ

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Topics: five, car, ditch, denham springs, livingston parish, ice

DENHAM SPRINGS - Authorities in Livingston Parish said they've worked more than a dozen wrecks since the curfew was lifted this morning.

Deputies responded to a 5-vehicle pileup on an icy curve in Highway 16 around 11 a.m. They said there were no injuries, and a wreck which came to pull one of the vehicles out also slid into the pile.

One driver involved in the wreck told News 2 they were out because they were going stir crazy at home, but getting into a wreck definitely wasn't worth it.

Sheriff Jason Ard said deputies responded to 20 wrecks after the curfew was lifted, and continued to urge drivers to stay off the roads.

You can get an updated list of road closures around the area by clicking here.

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