BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – Authorities are responding to a multi-vehicle crash on I-10 East Wednesday (July 27) afternoon.

Officials say one person was injured and as of 3:40 p.m., the right lane is blocked on I-10 East just past the Highland Road exit. Congestion is approaching two miles.

The injured person was taken to an area medical facility for treatment, sources say.

Area drivers may want to use caution or take a different route.

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