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VIDEO: Vehicle fire briefly shuts down Causeway Bridge

4 years 1 month 2 weeks ago Monday, April 22 2019 Apr 22, 2019 April 22, 2019 7:53 PM April 22, 2019 in News
Source: WBRZ

METAIRIE - All lanes of the Causeway Bridge are back open after a fiery crash closed the roadway Monday evening.

The accident happened just before 6:00 p.m. Monday. According to The Advocate, a multi-vehicle wreck caused one of the cars involved to burst into flames.

Causeway Police shut down all lanes of the bridge to assist the scene.

A nurse passing by the accident stopped to help, The Advocate reports. Three people were transported to a local hospital with injuries.

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