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I-10 Westbound reopens near Roanoke

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Posted at 10:45 AM, Mar 29, 2023
and last updated 2023-03-29 20:28:58-04

**Update / 6:35 P.M.** Both westbound lanes of I-10 are open at this time.

All westbound traffic was being diverted to LA Hwy 395 ( north/ Exit 59 / Roanoke) to LA Hwy 102 west. Motorists can continue west on LA 102 and proceed south on LA Hwy 99 to I-10 and resume their travel.

The closure was necessary after a crash that happened earlier this morning.

Troopers closed the highway near Roanoke to remove the 18-wheeler involved.

According to the Lafayette Fire Department, hazmat responded to assist with a leaking isopropanol tanker.

The crash happened about a mile est of La. 395, near the Hoke Road overpass.

You can visit or the 511 app for roadway conditions.