Interstate 20 has reopened after an 18-wheeler overturned Sunday evening, causing portions of the roadway to be closed for hours.
The accident happened around 10:30 Sunday night.
The Louisiana Department of Transportation reports that as of 7:15 a.m. all lanes are open on I-20 West & East at Monkhouse Drive.Crews worked all night to get the area cleaned-up for morning traffic.
The accident happened between Jewella Avenue and Monkhouse Drive.
Authorities tell NBC 6 News the 18-wheeler was headed eastbound, when the driver lost control and overturned onto the median.
The tanker was carrying bio-diesel fuel.
The driver is okay, and no other cars were involved in the accident.