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I-10 opens after fire forces closure

3 years 11 months 1 week ago February 08, 2013 Feb 8, 2013 Friday, February 08 2013 February 08, 2013 8:31 PM in News
Source: WBRZ Staff Reports
By: Trey Schmaltz

BATON ROUGE- A car fire closed parts of the interstate through the area Friday night.

For about two hours, I-10 Eastbound near Highland Road was closed. Even after the car fire was extinguished, the highway had to remain closed until crews could get the vehicle towed away.

The interstate reopened after 9 p.m.

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