Saturday night accident on Interstate 20 in Bossier City kills two people


BOSSIER CITY, LA – Bossier City Police are currently investigating a fatality accident that happened on Interstate 20 (westbound) preceding the Airline Drive exit  Saturday night around 8:00 p.m.

An eastbound vehicle crossed the median and traveled into the westbound lane striking the victim’s westbound vehicle head-on. The driver of the westbound vehicle was killed along with one of two other passengers.

The Bossier City Police Accident Investigation Team is investigating the accident. As a result of the accident, westbound traffic on Interstate 20 was diverted to Interstate 220. The names of the victims in the westbound vehicle, and the name of the driver of the eastbound vehicle have not been released at this time.

BPT will post updates to this developing story as further details are made known.