Update: Our news partners at KATC say Interstate 10 westbound has been reopened at LA 415 (Lobdell) and that all crashed vehicles have been removed from the scene.


A crash involving two 18-wheelers and hazardous materials has shut down Interstate 10 westbound near the Whiskey Bay exit on the Atchafalaya Basin Bridge for an unknown amount of time.

La. State Police Trooper Brooks David tells KPEL News Troopers and other authorities are on the scene and encourages you to find an alternate route until the area opens.

Here's a look at what's happening on the Basin Bridge: