Traffic on Interstate 10 westbound near the Interstate 49 Interchange is being held up and diverted to alternate routes this afternoon following a crash.

According to Lafayette Sheriff's Office dispatchers, an accident with injuries near mile marker 103-A has caused the traffic tie up.

Lafayette and State Police, Lafayette Fire Department and medical emergency personnel are on the scene attempting to clear the accident that was called in at approximately 3:45 p.m.

Interstate 10 Closed Staff Photo