Two separate crashes involving deputies in Jefferson Parish caused heavy delays on I-10 near Metairie Thursday morning.
According to a spokesperson for Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office, an unmarked JPSO vehicle was involved in a crash around 4:15 a.m. on I-10 west near Clearview Parkway. Two other deputies responded to the scene.
While deputies were working to clear the first wreck, a taxi cab crashed into the two JPSO patrol cars. Three passengers inside the cab suffered minor injuries. No deputies were hurt in the crash.
All lanes were reopened on I-10 west around 7:10 a.m.
All lanes are open on I-10 West before Clearview Parkway. Congestion from this incident has reached Causeway Boulevard.— New Orleans Traffic (@NOLA_Traffic) December 7, 2017
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