BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – Officials say a traffic incident along I-10 East before LA77/Grosse Tete has been cleared.

As a result of the incident, this portion of I-10 East was temporarily closed, but as of 4:30 p.m. it has been reopened.

Despite this, congestion remains severe.

Drivers may want to avoid the area and take a different route.

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