Someone dropping objects from overpass - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Someone dropping objects from overpass

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - Authorities with the Lake Charles Police Department say that there is at least one person who has reportedly been dropping heavy objects from the Highway 171 overpass onto vehicles traveling down Interstate 10 the last two nights.

The first incident was reported on Tuesday night. Reportedly a tractor trailer was damaged by an object dropped from the Highway 171 overpass onto Interstate 10.

Another incident happened on Wednesday night. No injuries were reported either night.

A description was given after Wednesday's incident. Reportedly, two young males were seen throwing the objects from the bridge.

If you have any information about who is involved, you can contact Crimestoppers. There is a reward available for information that helps lead to an arrest.

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