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Car speeds off lawn right onto a roof!

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Good morning!

Agnes DeRouen in the KPLC 7 Newsroom with a look at what we're working on for 7News@Noon.

The Supreme Court is slated to hear cases involving gay marriage this week. We'll show you how folks are already lining up to get tickets despite snow falling in the nation's capital.

Lots of big, local  issues coming up on the ballot slated for April 6. Early voting is happening now and we'll tell you how long that will last.

Also today, we'll show you how getting a second opinion saved one man's finger after he nearly lost it in a freak accident. A new procedure made all the difference.

Plus, it's getting easier for parents to keep track of their teens' driving habits. We'll take a look at the latest device that tracks your teens movements and their moving violations.

It seems we're back to colder conditions this Monday. Ben says freezing temperatures in areas north of I-10 are possible again tonight. There's even a Freeze Watch for parishes in that area! I guess Mother Nature isn't recognizing the calendar yet. Look for what you can expect tonight and throughout this week during Ben's live, local forecast at noon.

We'll also have the story of how a car ended up high in the sky! It went speeding off a lawn right onto a roof making for quite a ride for the occupants. See the story HERE.

Remember, you can always watch us online at kplctv.com and on air. We hope you join us, and have a great day!

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    Sunday, March 26 2017 5:29 PM EDT2017-03-26 21:29:17 GMT
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    Police are on scene of a multiple-vehicle fatal crash on I-10 West at Mile Marker 78, west of Crowley.  Multiple Air Med Helicopters are en route. Multiple emergency agencies are assisting with the crash.  According to a spokesman with Louisiana State Police, the crash resulted in a fatality. There is no confirmed amount of fatalities in the crash. I-10 West is closed to traffic at Mile Marker 80 in Crowley. Congestion has reached 4 miles in length. Use US 90 West as an ...

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  • FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Warm temperatures with rain arriving by the middle of the week

    FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Warm temperatures with rain arriving by the middle of the week

    Sunday, March 26 2017 5:12 PM EDT2017-03-26 21:12:21 GMT
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    Overnight we will have partly cloudy skies. There is a chance for fog to develop again overnight, but only if the wind calms down enough. Temperatures will be mild with lows in the middle 60s. Monday, we will have mostly cloudy skies. Throughout the day, we could also see a couple areas with drizzle. No significant rain is expected. So, if you see any light showers, it will pass by quickly. Temperatures will still be warm with highs in the lower 80s. Tuesday should be a great day! 

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    Overnight we will have partly cloudy skies. There is a chance for fog to develop again overnight, but only if the wind calms down enough. Temperatures will be mild with lows in the middle 60s. Monday, we will have mostly cloudy skies. Throughout the day, we could also see a couple areas with drizzle. No significant rain is expected. So, if you see any light showers, it will pass by quickly. Temperatures will still be warm with highs in the lower 80s. Tuesday should be a great day! 

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  • TRAFFIC: Avoid I-10 eastbound in Vinton

    TRAFFIC: Avoid I-10 eastbound in Vinton

    Sunday, March 26 2017 4:59 PM EDT2017-03-26 20:59:30 GMT
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    Avoid I-10 eastbound in Vinton.

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    Avoid I-10 eastbound in Vinton.

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