MANSFIELD, La. (KTAL/KMSS) – The De Soto Parish Sheriff’s Office has given the all-clear to motorists as the blocked railroad crossings are now open for traffic.

A post shared to the De Soto Parish Sheriff’s Facebook page noted that the railroad crossings at Gibbs St., Jefferson St., Oxford Rd., and Hwy 171 were blocked for a portion of the afternoon and are now reopened.