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I-10 East shut down in Lafayette after 18-wheeler damages overpass

1 year 5 months 2 weeks ago Tuesday, January 03 2023 Jan 3, 2023 January 03, 2023 5:55 PM January 03, 2023 in News
Source: WBRZ

LAFAYETTE - I-10 East is closed off in Lafayette after a trucker hit the underside of a bridge Tuesday afternoon.

The crash happened at the I-10 overpass on Evangeline Thruway. Pictures shared by the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development showed the wreck left part of the bridge's frame exposed. 

The eastbound side of the interstate is currently closed west of I-49. It's not clear when the road might reopen. 

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