Huey P Long bridge reopens after man threatens to jump

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UPDATE: As of 8 p.m. Monday, the incident on the Huey P. Long – Eastbound was cleared. The bridge has reopened.  

The Huey P Long Bridge heading from the Westbank to the Eastbank has been shut down due to a man on top of the bridge.

According to officials, both eastbound and westbound sides of the bridge were shut down as the situation unfolded. 

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