I-610 West closed due to vehicle fire now reopened

I-610 West closed due to vehicle fire now reopened
A fire shut down I-610 near Paris Ave. (Source: LADOTD)

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - Drivers will need extra time for the commute.

I-610 West was closed due to a vehicle that caught fire. The fire is now out. All lanes were closed on I-610 West at Paris Avenue. Traffic was being diverted to the St. Bernard exit. Delays were back to Elysian Fields Avenue.

The road was closed around 11:15 p.m., but reopened to traffic at 12:45 p.m.

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