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I-10 West back open after overturned truck causes all-day closure at Whiskey Bay Bridge

10 months 3 days 18 hours ago Monday, November 23 2020 Nov 23, 2020 November 23, 2020 5:11 AM November 23, 2020 in News
Source: WBRZ

WEST BATON ROUGE - Early Monday morning a traffic incident involving an overturned tractor trailer that was partially hanging off the side of the Whiskey Bay Bridge resulted in a closure of the that area of the interstate.

The incident occurred shortly before 4 a.m. and at this time, details on exactly how the 18-wheeler -which was hauling groceries- ended up hanging off the side of the bridge remain scarce.

The crash was finally cleared around 7 p.m. Monday.

No one was seriously hurt.

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