METAIRIE, La. - At 2:52 p.m. on Wednesday, there was a three car accident one mile from the southshore on the South Causeway Bridge that closed the bridge for about 45 minutes, said Causeway General Manager Carlton Dufrechou.

There was a fire involved, but it was extinguished.

EMS was on scene due to an injury, but the victim's condition and extent of injuries are unknown.

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