'Several' horses dead following bad accident that shut down I-10 East Sunday evening
GROSSE TETE, La. - A bad crash shut down a portion of I-10 East near Grosse Tete on Sunday evening.
Officials confirmed the accident was involving five cars, one of them a trailer carrying horses. Some people involved sustained minor to moderate injuries, but "Several horses are dead," said Louisiana State Police.
TRAFFIC ALERT: I-10 East is CLOSED at mile marker 148 due to an accident. Traffic is being diverted at LA 77 (Grosse Tete) and at I-49 (Lafayette). Expect heavy delays. pic.twitter.com/0vsZif2QHu— Falon Brown (@FalonBtv) June 6, 2021
Drivers should expect heavy delays along this route.
This is a developing story. Check back for more details.
Desktop NewsClick to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
Lane widening at I-10/I-12 split and College Drive starting Monday, expected to...
Changes made at Juvenile Detention Center after breakout
2 people shot to death at apartment complex near Longridge Avenue
2 wooden churches being restored through 'Twin Steeples' art project in Ponchatoula
I-10 westbound near Grosse Tete closed Saturday night