Weekend-long closure of I-10 in Ascension begins tonight
ASCENSION – The eastbound lanes of I-10 have reopened Sunday in Ascension following some weekend roadwork.
The lanes of I-10 East, originally scheduled to reopen at 5 a.m. Monday, were closed where the interstate intersects with US 61 in Ascension Parish near Sorrento.
While the lanes are now opened, crews continue work to fix the overhead ramp from Airline Hwy. as of Sunday night. The interstate that was damaged back in 2015, by a contractor moving large machinery.
The same party who originally hit the ramp is also fixing it, and footing the million dollar price tag. No tax payer dollars are being used in the fix.
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