- Associated Press - Tuesday, February 4, 2014

AVONDALE, La. (AP) - Officials have reopened La. Highway 18 after it was closed for several hours because of a train derailment near the Avondale Shipyard.

The state Department of Transportation and Development says the derailment happened around 3 a.m. Tuesday.

Crews remain at the scene as work continues to remove the detailed cars.

Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times welcomes your comments on Spot.im, our third-party provider. Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.


Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide