Crews remove fallen tree from interstate; all lanes open

Published: Aug. 3, 2022 at 10:05 AM CDT|Updated: Aug. 3, 2022 at 10:35 AM CDT
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BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - All lanes are back open on I-10 West at South Acadian Thruway, according to the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development.

A Flash Flood Warning was issued for parts of East Baton Rouge, West Baton Rouge, Iberville, and Pointe Coupee parishes on Wednesday, Aug. 3.

Crews removed the tree that fell onto the interstate Wednesday morning.

DOTD reports that congestion on I-10 West has reached Bluebonnet Boulevard, and congestion on I-12 West has reached Airline Highway.

Heavy rains leave drivers stranded in flooded cars and a tree falls on I-10.

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Traffic backs up after a tree falls on I-10 West.
Traffic backs up after a tree falls on I-10 West.(WAFB)

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