UPDATE 5:05PM: I-10 E/B is shut down at the Atchafalaya Basin Bridge due to this fire.

There is an 18-wheeler on fire on I-10 East, just past the Butte La Rose exit (near mile marker 122).

The truck is reportedly on the shoulder, but traffic is backing up.

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Expect delays.