A multi-vehicle accident closes a small section of Interstate 49.
According to www.511la.org the stretch between Exit 202 (East 70th Street) and Exit 203 (Pierremont Road) is affected.
The left lane going northbound is closed because it's blocked due to a multi-vehicle accident.
Initial reports are that 3 vehicles were involved (one truck and two cars).
No word on injuries.
Stay with NBC 6 News as we continue to update on the situation.