Four mile traffic backups have been reported due to a huge truck fire in the New Orleans area.

The truck fire was reported on eastbound I-10 near I-310 in St. Charles Parish.

According to the St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office, the truck driver got out safely. No injuries have been reported.

Eastbound I-10 is closed between LaPlace and I-310.

Louisiana transportation officials have reported four mile traffic backups due to the interstate closure.


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