UPDATE 8:15 AM
Louisiana State Police say the crash has been cleared and the roadway is back open to traffic.
An accident early Thursday morning closes I-49 South in DeSoto Parish. On twitter, the Louisiana Department of Transportation says traffic is being diverted to LA Highway 175 in Kingston.
Louisiana State Police say both southbound lanes are closed. The DeSoto Sheriff’s Office says there were no injuries.
I-49 South remains closed at mile marker 184 due to multiple overturned tractor trailers. Traffic is being diverted at LA 175 (Kingston). Congestion remains minimal. Motorist are advised to use an alternate route.— Shreveport Traffic (@Shreveport_Traf) August 16, 2018