Deadly 18-wheeler crash prompts hours-long closure on I-10 in West Baton Rouge
WEST BATON ROUGE - Law enforcement in West Baton Rouge closed I-10 West at LA 415 for much of the day after a multi-vehicle crash near Breaux Bridge.
The accident was reported before 9 a.m. Photos showed a semi truck turned on its side, blocking the entire roadway.
TRAFFIC ALERT: I-10 W is CLOSED at LA 415 in Lobdell after bad crash in Breaux Bridge. Traffic is diverted to Hwy 190.— Ashley Frugé WBRZ (@ashleywbrz) April 29, 2019
Louisiana State Police say one fatality has been reported in the four-vehicle crash. The interstate was closed for several hours but eventually reopened after 5 p.m.
Troop I is assisting the Breaux Bridge Police Department with the crash.
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