Parts of bridge fall onto roof of home in St. Mary Parish following crash


BERWICK, La. (KLFY) The La. 182 bridge between Morgan City and Berwick has been shut down to traffic after a tractor-trailer lost a load Sunday afternoon.

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development says the bridge will remain closed pending a further inspection and then the construction of a new guardrail.

A trailer loaded with concrete became disconnected and struck the rails of the bridge causing some of the bridge structure to then fall onto the roof of a home below it.

It remains unknown if anyone was inside the home at the time of the crash or if there were any injuries.

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