I-10 eastbound traffic delays near Jennings - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

I-10 eastbound traffic delays near Jennings

Troop D State Police say a one vehicle crash on I-10 eastbound east of Jennings, is causing traffic delays this morning.  The incident occurred at mile post 65. 

It involves a tractor/tanker carrying benzene, a flammable liquid. The truck is overturned in the median, but is not leaking. 

The driver had to be extricated from the vehicle with serious injuries. He was transported to a local hospital. 

The inside lane of I-10 eastbound will remain closed until further notice.

Troop D says eastbound motorists can expect delays.

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