Overturned vehicle shuts down I-10 West - WAFB 9 News Baton Rouge, Louisiana News, Weather, Sports

Overturned vehicle shuts down I-10 West


Louisiana State Police said I-10 West was closed at the Pecue Lane Overpass due to an overturned vehicle Monday morning. All lanes were reopened just before 11:30 a.m.

The Pecue Lane Overpass is between Highland Road and Siegen Lane. The crash happened around 9 a.m.

The accident caused major backups on I-10 West. When the roadway was completely reopened, the backup had reached LA 73 (Prairieville exit).

Troopers urge drivers to avoid the area.

It is unknown if there were any injuries.

The crash is still being investigated.

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