BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – According to the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD), a traffic incident is unfolding on I-10 East at Perkins Thursday (October 6) afternoon.

As of 3:45 p.m., DOTD says the left lane is blocked on I-10 East at Perkins Rd due to a crash and congestion has reached LA 415 (Lobdell).

Area drivers should use caution or take a different route.

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