Traffic fatality near Welsh Exit shuts down both EB lanes on I-10

Traffic fatality near Welsh Exit shuts down both EB lanes on I-10
(Source: DOTD)

LAKE CHARLES, La. (KPLC) - Louisiana State Police are reporting a traffic fatality in Welsh on Interstate 10.

Trooper Derek Senegal said the accident occurred near the Welsh Exit (mile marker 54). Both eastbound lanes are currently shut down.

One fatality has been confirmed. The Welsh Police Department is leading the investigation.

It is unknown how many cars are involved, Senegal says, or if their are any other injuries at this time.

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