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All lanes OPEN on I-10 East following 18-wheeler crash

Posted at 10:30 AM, Jun 20, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-20 11:40:22-04

UPDATE: State Police say that all lanes of I-10 East are now open following a crash this morning. The crash occurred just past Louisiana Avenue and involved two 18-wheelers.

State Police say that those involved in the crash received minor injuries.

The roadway was closed for around two hours as emergency crews worked to remove the two vehicles from the roadway.

Traffic was being diverted to I-49 from I-10 while the roadway was closed. DOTD says that traffic is no longer being diverted. Some congestion remains.

Video sent from Bridget Sonnier shows traffic at a standstill on I-10 East during the incident.