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Traffic backed up 7 miles on spillway headed to New Orleans

Traffic headed into New Orleans was backed up approximately five miles. (Source: LADOTD) Traffic headed into New Orleans was backed up approximately five miles. (Source: LADOTD)
NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

An accident on Interstate-10 headed eastbound at Interstate-310 caused a major headache for commuters, but all lanes are reopened.

State police police say two lane of traffic were blocked early and congestion reached about eight miles heading into New Orleans.

All lanes of traffic were blocked as of 6:40 a.m. as a tow truck moved the wreckage.

Drivers can take Airline Highway as an alternate route

The accident is under investigation.

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