State Police is currently on the scene of a vehicle fire involving an 18 wheeler on I-10 east near Lacassine.
Troopers say the fire has been extinguished, but right lane of travel is currently closed for clean-up and vehicle recovery.
Traffic is backed up approximately 3 miles.
State Police say there is no estimated time of when the roadway will be reopened.
Motorists are asked to be patient and be aware of the traffic congestion and use www.511la.org or visit the 511 mobile app for updates.