Aug 26, 2014 5:00 PM
Interstate 10 is closed in both directions at milepost 54, near the Welsh exit in Jeff Davis Parish. An 18-wheeler carrying hazardous materials has flipped over and is in the median. Westbound traffic will divert north at exit 59, the Roanoke exit. Eastbound traffic will divert south at exit 44 in Iowa to Highway 90. (picture courtesy: Gwen Breaux Brasseaux)
Westbound traffic is being diverted at LA-395 North to LA-102 West to US-165 South. Eastbound traffic will take Highway 165 (at exit 44) to US 90, then take Highway 395 north back to the interstate.