One person is dead and another injured after an accident stalled I-49 traffic for hours.
It happened just after 10 this morning on I-49 near the Southern Loop exit.
Police say a vehicle traveling northbound crossed over the median and collided with an 18-wheeler in the southbound lane, causing it to flip over.
The driver of the car was declared dead at the scene and a passenger was flown to the hospital.
No names have been released.