UPDATE:

BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) — All lanes on I-10 East at Whiskey Bay has been reopened.

DOTD said congestion nears six miles long.

ORIGINAL STORY:

BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) — I-10 East at Whiskey Bay has been closed due to an accident, according to DOTD.

DOTD suggests drivers use an alternate route.

The left lane is now open, but the right lane remains blocked, according to DOTD. Congestion is nearing three miles.