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Lanes reopened on I-10 West at Atchafalaya Basin Bridge

10 months 2 weeks 10 hours ago December 06, 2015 Dec 6, 2015 Sunday, December 06 2015 December 06, 2015 5:58 PM in News
Source: WBRZ
By: Kevin Dupuy
Image: KATC

BATON ROUGE – Traffic officials said all lanes are now open on I-10 W at the Atchafalaya Basin Bridge after a wreck involving multiple 18-wheelers closed the bridge Sunday afternoon.

According to the DOTD officials, the wreck happened at mile marker 122 on the Basin Bridge. Traffic was diverted to LA 415.

Louisiana State police told KATC  that the crash occured at 5:30 p.m. and five 18-wheelers were involved in the wreck.

DOTD said the congestion from the incident reached five miles. 

State Police told drivers to use caution and detour to US 190 West.

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