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Deadly crash closed I-10 westbound for 3 hours Monday morning

Traffic from I-10 west is being diverted off at Orleans Avenue. Congestion from the incident is minimal.

NEW ORLEANS — All westbound lanes of Interstate 10 have reopened after being closed for hours Monday morning after a deadly crash.

The New Orleans Police Department said the crash happened around 3:42 a.m. near the intersection of I-10 west and Orleans Avenue. Police say one man has died from injuries he received in the crash.

The police department did not share any additional information about the crash or what caused it.

Traffic was diverted to Orleans until 6 a.m. when all lanes reopened.

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