Hwy 27 open after driver loses control of truck

photo courtesy Carlyss Fire Dept.
photo courtesy Carlyss Fire Dept.

Traffic on LA 27 was rerouted for around 90 minutes Tuesday morning after the driver of an 18 wheeler lost control of his load.  Carlyss Fire Dept. Acting Chief James Stanley said the trailer jackknifed and the load shifted, blocking the road.

It happened around 9:30 a.m. at LA 27 and Dave Dugas Rd.  No one was injured, Stanley said.

Carlyss Fire units and Louisiana State Police responded to the incident.  Louisiana State Troopers investigated.