Essen Lane crash causes backups on interstates

I-10 West at Essen Lane (Source: Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development)
I-10 West at Essen Lane (Source: Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development)

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - A crash on Essen Lane caused traffic backups on I-10 and I-12 Wednesday morning. The congestion cleared around 9:45 a.m.

The crash happened on Essen between Hennessy Boulevard and Picardy Avenue near Our Lady of the Lake Hospital.

The wreck caused traffic congestion on the exit lane of I-10 West at Essen and on I-12 West.

No further information was available.

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