Accident with injuries closes Belle Chasse Tunnel early Monday; all lanes now open _lowres

Photo provided by Plaquemines Parish Sheriff's Office -- A multiple-vehicle crash in injuries shut down southbound lanes in the Bell Chasse Tunnel on Monday morning, May 16, 2016.

A multiple-vehicle accident with injuries inside the Belle Chasse Tunnel shut down LA 23 southbound lanes for a while Monday morning. As of 7:55 a.m., the Plaquemines Parish Sheriff’s Office reported all lanes had reopened.

There were no further details about the extent of the injuries.