UPDATE: DOTD says all lanes on US 190 East at Scenic Hwy are open, congestion remains past LA 1.

BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) — According to the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD), drivers should be aware of a closure along US 190 East at Scenic Wednesday (October 19) evening.

As of 5 p.m., DOTD says US 190 East is closed at Scenic Hwy due to a crash and congestion is approaching LA 1 (Port Allen).

Officials say area drivers should take a different route.

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