GROSSE TETE, La. (BRPROUD) – Drivers on I-10 East near Grosse Tete had to wait in their cars for a awhile because of an accident.

Louisiana State Police said that one person needed to be airlifted to a local hospital after the crash.

According to @BRTraffic, “All lanes are open on I-10 East at Mile Marker 148 (before LA 415). Congestion is approximately 9 miles in length.”