Police identify motorcyclist killed in I-10 crash near Bluebonnet Blvd. Thursday
BATON ROUGE - A motorcyclist has been killed in a Thursday morning crash on I-10 West near the Bluebonnet Boulevard exit.
The deadly wreck occurred shortly before 7 a.m. and after that time, the service road on I-10 West between Siegen Lane and Bluebonnet Blvd was temporarily closed to allow police and emergency personnel to respond to the incident.
Louisiana State Police identified the man killed as 33-year-old Nicholas Tanzini of California. Police said he was thrown from the motorcycle after striking a concrete barrier.
FATAL CRASH UPDATE: All lanes are open on the service road on I-10 West between Siegen Lane and Bluebonnet Blvd. Congestion is minimal. pic.twitter.com/05Rf85muf8— Ashley Frugé WBRZ (@ashleywbrz) August 6, 2020
TRAFFIC ALERT: Fatal motorcycle crash closes part of access road to I-10 West near Mall of LA. pic.twitter.com/qrC5uqehLD— Ashley Frugé WBRZ (@ashleywbrz) August 6, 2020
The service road was reopened around 8:20 a.m.
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