La. 1 exit from I-10 West reopens after injury accident

Updated at 7:14 a.m. — The exit ramp from Interstate 10 West at La. 1 has reopened after an injury accident, State Police announced.

The incident has caused westbound traffic along I-10 to back up to College, the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development said.

Trooper Jared Sandifer said the accident was worked by West Baton Rouge deputies and Port Allen police officers. Initial reports had it as a fatality accident, but it appears to be serious injuries instead, he said.