I-10 East and West stopped due to accident
GROSSE TETE - I-10 east and west bound lanes are closed near Grosse Tete. Debris from a two vehicle accident, involving an overturned 18-wheeler, is covering both directions of traffic.
Traffic is moving slow while State Police direct drivers to pass on the shoulder of the interstate.
Department of Transportation advises the back up from the accident is over two miles in length.
UPDATE: The roadway reopened early Sunday morning.