Shooting on High Rise Bridge shuts down I-10W, NOPD reports all lanes now open

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UPDATE: The NOPD has reported that all lanes are open on I-10 West on the High Rise Bridge.

Congestion from this incident has reached Crowder Boulevard.

NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) — The NOPD has reported a shooting on the High Rise Bridge on I-10 West.

Initial reports show one man hospitalized with a gunshot wound.

I-10W is closed to traffic on the high rise while the investigation continues.

The NOPD is asking drivers to avoid the area, and deputies are diverting traffic to the Chef Menteur Highway.

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