Accident closes part of I-20 in North Louisiana

Accident closes part of I-20 in North Louisiana
Westbound Interstate 20 temporarily was shut down July 10 due to an accident about 10 miles east of Arcadia. [Source: Louisiana State Police]

NEAR ARCADIA, La. (KSLA) - Part of Interstate 20 in North Louisiana was closed temporarily Wednesday.

Westbound Interstate 20 temporarily was shut down July 10 due to an accident about 10 miles west of Arcadia. [Source: Louisiana State Police]
Westbound Interstate 20 temporarily was shut down July 10 due to an accident about 10 miles west of Arcadia. [Source: Louisiana State Police]

There was an accident about 10 miles west of the Bienville Parish town of Arcadia.

Louisiana State Police reports that the interstate has since been reopened.

Wreckage from the one-vehicle mishap had been blocking both westbound lanes at milepost 59.9.

Westbound traffic was being detoured at Exit 61. Motorists were going south to U.S. Highway 80 then back on I-20 at milepost 55.

Bienville sheriff’s deputies assisted with traffic control.

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