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TRAFFIC: I-10 closed both ways near Highland due to tanker spilling HAZMAT

1 year 1 month 3 weeks ago Saturday, August 22 2020 Aug 22, 2020 August 22, 2020 4:46 PM August 22, 2020 in News
Source: WBRZ Staff

BATON ROUGE - Officials have closed down I-10 West and East due to a disabled tractor trailer Saturday afternoon.

Around 4:30 p.m. both sides of I-10 closed down due to a tanker spilling hazardous materials on the interstate near the parish line at Ascension Parish.

I-10 West is closed at LA 73 and I-10 East is closed at LA 42 (Highland Road).

Congestion has reached 2 miles. Motorists are advised to seek an alternate route. 

Deputies are on the scene.

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