18-wheeler accident on I-10W near Hwy 171 exit causing traffic

[ad_1] LAKE CHARLES, La. (KPLC) – An overturned 18-wheeler on I-10 westbound near the Highway 171 exit is causing traffic this morning, according to the Lake Charles Police Department. Motorists can expect higher traffic in the area for the next hour as authorities work to clear the accident. Copyright 2023 KPLC. All rights reserved. [ad_2] … Read more

FIRST ALERT TRAFFIC: Right lane blocked on I-10 bridge

[ad_1] LAKE CHARLES, La. (KPLC) – The right lane is blocked on I-10 East on the Calcasieu River Bridge, and congestion is approaching three miles. Sgt. Scott Dougherty, spokesperson with Lake Charles Police, said the traffic is due to rocks spilling out of a truck. CLICK HERE for live updates. Copyright 2023 KPLC. All rights … Read more

FIRST ALERT TRAFFIC: One lane closed on I-10 in Vinton

[ad_1] VINTON, La. (KPLC) – The right lane on I-10 East in Vinton is closed due to an accident earlier today. Congestion has reached four miles, according to Lake Charles Traffic’s Twitter. The left lane, however, is now open. Drivers are advised to use an alternate route. KPLC will update this story as more information … Read more

FIRST ALERT TRAFFIC: Accident involving hazardous material on I-10 near Crowley

[ad_1] LAKE CHARLES, La. (KPLC) – Crews are working to transfer the diesel fuel from a damaged tanker to another tanker after an accident occurred this morning on I-10 East just west of the Eunice Crowley exit. The outside lane of travel is closed to traffic and is expected to be closed for several hours. … Read more

Incident on Interstate 10 in Suwannee County delays traffic

[ad_1] LIVE OAK, Fla. (WTXL) — UPDATE 4:48 p.m.: All lanes are cleared. INITIAL REPORT An incident on Interstate 10 in Suwannee County has altered traffic flow Tuesday afternoon. The Florida Department of Transportation’s 511 website notes that a crash on Interstate 10 west before mile marker 277 has blocked the left lane. As of … Read more

Multiple crashes on bridge near MS-LA state line will cause traffic delays for hours

[ad_1] If you’re driving from the Mississippi Coast into Louisiana today, expect traffic delays for hours after multiple wrecks on the Pearl River Bridge. The Mississippi Department of Transportation said around 8 a.m. Friday that Interstate 10 eastbound will be backed up for about two hours after the crashes. Commuters who drive from Hancock County … Read more