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Interstate-10 West remains closed because of a multi-vehicle accident on the Highrise Tuesday morning.

According to the New Orleans Police Department, two 18-wheelers and two cars were involved in the crash around 10 a.m.

Traffic is still being diverted off the interstate at Chef Menteur Highway. The entrance ramps from Chef and Downman Road to Interstate-10 west are also closed.

Drivers can use Chef highway as an alternate route until the interstate reopens.

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