18-wheeler fire briefly closes I-10 East on Basin Bridge
ST. MARTIN PARISH - The eastbound lanes of I-10 closed Wednesday afternoon while emergency crews responded to an 18-wheeler fire on the Atchafalaya Basin Bridge.
The incident happened around 3:00 p.m. I-10 East at mile marker 119. Louisiana State Police were on the scene.
Immediate information about what caused the fire was not available.
No word yet on if there were any injuries.
Check back for updates.
Desktop NewsClick to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
Sheriff warns of bears roaming neighborhoods in St. Mary Parish
'Tornado of poop': Homes ruined after raw sewage erupts from toilets
Ascension Parish judge to discuss defense funding, bond in Theriot case
Police investigating fatal Sunday shooting on Lake Calais Court
Daughter of fallen BRPD officer receives personalized rocking horse