BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – According to the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD), all lanes are open along I-10 West before LA 3177.

As of 5:23 p.m., area congestion is still a problem and is approaching seven miles.

Earlier in the afternoon, DOTD reported that the right lane was blocked on I-10 West past LA 3177 (Butte La Rose) due to a disabled 18-wheeler.

Though the incident has been cleared, area drivers should be prepared for delays during evening rush hour.

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