US 190 closed as crews work to clear large fuel spill
TORBERT - An accident in Pointe Coupee Parish has spilled "hundreds of gallons" of fuel on US 190, leading officials to close the roadway Thursday afternoon.
The crash was first reported around 3:45 p.m. on the highway between LA 1 and LA 978. State police said the crash involved a commercial vehicle but could reveal little else about the accident.
Troop A and I Traffic Advisory— LA State Police (@LAStatePolice) September 5, 2019
Troopers are currently investigating a commercial motor vehicle crash on US Hwy 190 west of LA Hwy 978. As a result of the crash, several hundred gallons of fuel spilled onto the roadway...https://t.co/TNrpcsBu5w
There is no word on injuries at this time.
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