Bridge traffic backed up

Interstate 10 eastbound on the Mississippi River Bridge reopened Monday morning after a 2-hour closure following a car accident, according to Louisiana traffic officials.

There was no immediate word if there were any injuries.

All lanes on I-10 East near Louisiana 30 closed around as 8 a.m.

As of 10:45 a.m., traffic was still backed up 5 miles before Louisiana 415 in Lobdell. 

No information about the accident was immediately available. 


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