UPDATE: Causeway reopens, restrictions in place

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UPDATE: The Causeway has reopened in both directions with restrictions. No motorcycles, RVs or glass trucks are allowed on the bridge at this time.

NEW ORLEANS — The Lake Pontchartrain Causeway is closed in both directions as severe weather moves in.

Louisiana State Trooper Dustin Dwight said on the North Shore, the La. 22 ramp is closed to get to I-55 South because of standing water in the roadway.

He said there are some downed trees around Tangipahoa and St. Tammany parishes.

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