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Several crashes shut down I-10 East

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Source: Louisiana State Police/KLFY-TV in Lafayette, LA Source: Louisiana State Police/KLFY-TV in Lafayette, LA
ST. MARTIN PARISH, LA (WAFB) -

Louisiana State Police said I-10 East was closed for a while Tuesday morning due to multiple crashes near Whiskey Bay on the Atchafalaya Basin Bridge.

All lanes were reopened just before 9:30 a.m.

Traffic remained backed up on I-10 East to Ambassador Caffery Parkway in Lafayette.

Traffic on I-10 East was diverted onto I-49 North due to the crash.

Drivers trying to get to the Baton Rouge area may still want to take I-49 North to Opelousas and then US 190 East to Baton Rouge.

No information was provided about the crashes.

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