Early morning vehicle fire causes heavy backups on I-10

RAW: I-10 Vehicle Fire

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - I-10 West has reopened after a vehicle fire temporarily closed the interstate this morning.

The incident caused heavy delays. All lanes were opened just before 7:45 a.m.

It is not yet known if there were any injuries.

The cause of the crash is being investigated.

LANES BACK OPEN: I-10 West has reopened at Highland Road. However, congestion still remains beyond LA 73. Traffic Updates >> http://www.wafb.com/traffic/

Posted by WAFB Channel 9 on Friday, November 30, 2018

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