TRAFFIC: Interstate 10 eastbound open again - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Interstate 10 eastbound open again; traffic still moving slowly on I-210

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) -

Interstate 10 eastbound was reopened at 4:15 p.m. Friday following an early morning crash but city police said eastbound traffic on Interstate 210 was still moving slowly.

I-10 eastbound, from the I-210 exit in Sulphur to the Enterprise Boulevard Exit in Lake Charles, was closed for more than seven hours.

Around 8 a.m. an 18-wheeler crashed and caught fire while traveling east on the Ryan Street overpass. The 18-wheeler was carrying orange juice and the driver was not seriously injured.

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