DOTD: I-10 W closed for hours while emergency repairs made to catch basins

I-10 W closed at Lobdell due to emergency repairs being made to catch basins

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Emergency repairs had to be made to catch basins on I-10 W, and it caused drivers a headache Thursday night.

DOTD tweeted around 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 7 that I-10 W was closed at LA 415 (Lobdell) so emergency repairs could be made to catch basins on I-10 at LA 328 (Breaux Bridge). Drivers were diverted off I-10 at LA 415 to US 190.

(Source: DOTD)

The interstate reopened around 10 p.m. after being closed for three and a half hours.

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