TRAFFIC UPDATE: Driver of SUV in critical condition following accident

(image: WPMI) TRAFFIC ALERT: Major crash on I-10 EB right before Exit 13

A serious crash occurred on I-10 EB right before Exit 13 just west of Theodore Dawes Rd. Road is blocked. Delays in both directions.

The accident involved an 18-wheeler and another vehicle; someone was ejected and there was reports of entrapment.

Authorities are rerouting I-10 EB lanes to Highway 90 at this time.

NBC 15 has a crew on scene bringing updates as they become available.


State Troopers say driver of a SUV has died from this crash.

SUV was going the wrong way on I-10 and hit a tractor trailer.

EB I-10 is closed west of the Theodore Dawes exit.

Authorities are detouring traffic off of exit 10 McDonald Road.

The latest:

ALEA Lt. Piggott says the driver of the SUV is in critical condition at an area hospital but is NOT deceased.