Deadly crash leads to heavy delays on Atchafalaya Basin Bridge

Source: WAFB Viewer
Source: WAFB Viewer

HENDERSON, LA (WAFB) - A deadly crash near the Atchafalaya Basin Bridge caused massive backups for travelers on I-10 Tuesday morning.

The wreck happened on I-10 West at mile marker 115 in Henderson, which is just off the Atchafalaya Basin Bridge from Baton Rouge to Lafayette.

Reports stated the St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office reported two people died in the accident. Their names were not released.

The crash backed up traffic for up to five miles.

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