UPDATE: Accident causes Acadia Parish interstate closure

Louisiana State Police Troop I has issued the following alert:

"Interstate 10 in Acadia Parish to be closed for Haz Mat Incident noon to 3 p.m. Detour for westbound traffic will be Louisiana 13 north to U.S. 190 west to U.S. 165 south.

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JENNINGS – An overturned 18 wheeler has made traveling this morning difficult near Jennings.

The left lane of Interstate 10 eastbound has been blocked off between exit 64 - Louisiana 26/Elton Road, and exit 65 - Louisiana 97/Evangeline Highway near Jennings.

Traffic is backing up on the interstate and drivers are urged to exercise caution and find detours when possible.

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