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I-10 near Scott open to traffic after crash and vehicle fire

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Posted at 10:58 AM, Oct 20, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-20 16:00:20-04

UPDATE: All lanes are open on I-10 West past Ambassador Caffery

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The Scott Fire Department says there is currently backup on I-10 following a crash and 18-wheeler fire.

Crews are on scene of that vehicle crash which involves a fire with a 18 wheeler dump truck. The crash is located on I-10 Westbound at Mile Marker 99.

The fire is out but cleanup is continuing.

Only minor injuries reported.

Drivers are asked to avoid the I-10 area, I -10 East is down to one lane with possible closures.

Emergency and Tow crews are attempting to clear up the scene to fully reopen I-10.Drivers are asked to avoid Interstate 10 in BOTH directions in the area.

The area should be cleared by 12:30 p.m.

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