Accident closes southbound Causeway

UPDATE: Both lanes of the southbound span of the Causeway have reopened.

METAIRIE – The southbound span of the Causeway Bridge is closed due to an accident.

The bridge closed around 7:30 a.m., according to Causeway officials.

No further information about the wreck or how long the bridge will remain closed has been released.

Stay tuned to WGNO for more information on this developing story.