I-10 Westbound reopened after 18 wheeler accident

WESTLAKE, LA (KPLC) - The westbound lanes of Interstate 10 were blocked Tuesday night after an 18 wheeler jackknifed near PPG Drive.  Louisiana State Police said there were minor injuries in the accident but it wasn't immediately clear who was hurt.

Traffic in the westbound lanes was backed up for several miles.

State Police says the scene was cleared and the interstate reopened around 8:30pm Tuesday.