Aerial Footage Of Explosion Near Duson [VIDEO]
(Updated 05:00 AM May 04, 2018)
All lanes of travel on I-10 are now open for both east and westbound travelers. Families that are planning on returning to their homes this morning are asked to get an air quality check before returning.
The cause of the fire is still under investigation.
Brandon Champagne shot this amazing video of the fire in Duson, right off the interstate. Branson is a licensed pilot who was flying over the plant as the fire started.
He has granted us permission to share this amazing shot with you.
Here are the latest updates we have on the situation:
- Evacuation zone reduced to one mile north of the Flowchem plant in Duson
- Hazmat is evacuating west side Mire Hwy from I10 to Solder Rd. Please avoid the area until further notice.
- I-10 East and Westbound lanes from MM 87-92 are now closed due to fire. Detour and avoid the area.
Here is another video from the scene near Duson.Rickey Suire just posted this video on Facebook.