Morning-long closure of La. 1 after train jumped tracks
IBERVILLE PARISH- Early Tuesday morning, a derailed train in the community of Allemania, just south of Plaquemine, closing LA 1, until about 1 p.m. Tuesday.
The train derailed at the intersection of LA 1 and Old Evergreen Road around 4 a.m.
Traffic was diverted to River Road all morning.
Officials say the train jumped off of the tracks but did not overturn.
There was no hazardous situation and no injuries.
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