Section of I-10 in Lafayette to close briefly on Sunday

Interstate 10 east and west will be closed for an hour Sunday starting at 7 a.m., authorities said.

Lafayette police will close I-10 between University Avenue and Interstate 49 to assist employees with Lafayette Utility System with work that should be completed at around 8 a.m., police said.

Police are asking motorists to consider other routes. Police will detour motorists during the closing.