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Flipped car causes backup on Miss. River Bridge

3 years 4 months 1 week ago May 22, 2013 May 22, 2013 Wednesday, May 22 2013 May 22, 2013 10:42 AM in News
Source: DOTD
By: Russell Jones

BATON ROUGE - A wreck involving a flipped vehicle caused traffic to back up this morning on the Mississippi River Bridge in Baton Rouge.

The Department of Transportation and Development reported the wreck on I-10 East flipped a car and forced authorities to close some lanes in both directions.

The westbound lanes were opened around 10:30, and the eastbound lanes reopened an hour later once the car had been removed.

Traffic was backed up past LA-415 eastbound and the I-10/110 split westbound.

EMS said one driver was transported from the scene.

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