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Mississippi River Bridge re-opens after fatal crash

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

The DOTD has announced that the Mississippi River Bridge has re-opened after clearing an early afternoon fatal crash off of the bridge.

The bridge was closed for over five hours, causing heavy traffic delays around Baton Rouge. In one case, traffic was backed up 17 miles, past Gross Tete.

Click HERE for up to date traffic information.

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