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Multi-vehicle crash shuts down I-10 eastbound near downtown New Orleans

Traffic was stacked up for several miles 30 minutes after the accident. (Source: LADOTD) Traffic was stacked up for several miles 30 minutes after the accident. (Source: LADOTD)
A black SUV was damaged in the wreck. (FOX 8 Photo) A black SUV was damaged in the wreck. (FOX 8 Photo)
The left lane of I-10 remained closed for more than an hour. (FOX 8 Photo) The left lane of I-10 remained closed for more than an hour. (FOX 8 Photo)
NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

A crash involving several vehicles on the eastbound side of Interstate 10 shutdown all three lanes near Iberville Street.

It happened Thursday around 1:15 p.m. near downtown New Orleans. The accident involved at least one overturned SUV.

Crews worked for about 30 minutes to move the vehicles out of the way so that two of the lanes could reopen.

There is no word on injuries or what caused the accident. Police were still at the scene of the wreck at 2:30 p.m. The left lane of I-10 headed eastbound was still closed.

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