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A weak surge of cooler air is working into our area from the northeast with lows expected to fall into the lower 50's in most areas by daybreak. Dry weather should continue this weekend with a slow warming trend.
Update: I-10 reopens at 4:15 following rig fire in Lake Charles
(Update) SOUTHWEST LOUISIANA - I-10 reopened at 4:15 p.m. Friday following an 18 wheeler crash and fire.
SOUTHWEST LOUISIANA - A truck fire has shut down Interstate 10 East from the I-210 spur in Sulphur to the Ryan Street overpass in Lake Charles, according to the Lake Charles Fire Department.
The 18 wheeler crashed and burned at about 8 a.m. Friday on the Ryan Street overpass. The driver was transporting orange juice. He wasn't seriously hurt.
Investigators say I-10 East may remain closed until about 2 p.m.
Traffic on I-10 West is moving slowly.