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Expect delays through Baton Rouge after oversized load breakdown on I-10 W

1 month 6 days 4 hours ago Tuesday, June 22 2021 Jun 22, 2021 June 22, 2021 9:25 AM June 22, 2021 in News
Source: WBRZ

BATON ROUGE - All lanes are open but expect heavy delays during the morning Tuesday due to an oversized load breakdown on I-10 W at Acadian.

Lanes were closed around 9:30 Tuesday, causing a traffic jam stretching back to Essen on I-10 W and onto I-12 W before the 10/12 Split.

A truck hauling what appeared to be large piping was stopped along the on-ramp lane against the guard rail of I-10 W at Acadian.  Equipment needed to shift the load around was closing all but one lane - the far, left lane - of I-10 W. 

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