Deadly crash claims one victim on Scenic Hwy

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - The Baton Rouge Police cleared a deadly traffic accident just north of the city limits earlier this evening.

It happened on Scenic Highway near Thomas Road at around 5:30 p.m. tonight.

Police say one person, who has yet to be identified, died as a result of the crash. The accident caused some delays as the southbound lanes had to be shut down for several hours tonight while crews worked the scene.

No other information is available, but we will continue to update you on this incident.

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