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Interstate 10 eastbound near Jefferson-Chambers County line reopens after 18-wheeler overturns

Traffic on Interstate 10 Eastbound near the Chambers and Jefferson County line had to be diverted around 5:30 a.m. Wednesday due to an overturned 18-wheeler.

The accident happened near the 831 mile marker.

No injuries have been reported.

Traffic was diverted to State Highway 73 while crews worked to clear the accident site.

Officials at 7 a.m. told 12News it is expected to take up to 2 hours to clear the eastbound lanes of traffic.  At 9:15 a.m. officials notified 12News that all lanes of the interstate at the accident site had re-opened.
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