UPDATE: Traffic is no longer being diverted.

TRAFFIC ALERT: A portion of I-49 is closed this morning just north of I-10. According to DOTD, traffic is being diverted off of the interstate at the Pont Des Mouton exit. Around 4:00 am, police responded to the crash near the overpass at Pont Des Mouton involving a UPS truck. A caller says the delay was about 20 minutes as of 5:45 am.