I-10 reopened near Westlake after tanker catches fire

I-10 reopened near Westlake after tanker catches fire
(Source: KPLC)

LAKE CHARLES, La. (KPLC) - I-10 has been reopened in both directions after a tanker truck caught fire this morning shutting down both lanes, according to Westlake Police.

Authorities originally believed that a corrosive substance was leaking from the tanker but it was later learned that the fire was caused by the tire treads.

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