Smoke from wild fire causes delay on I-12 EB, east of Livingston

LIVINGSTON PARISH, LA (WAFB) - I-12 Eastbound traffic is very slow due to a fire in the woods on the South side of the interstate near the Red Oak overpass, approximately between mile markers 22 and 25, which is east of LA 63 (Livingston).

Fire personnel are working to extinguish the flames and Troopers and Deputies are on scene to assist with traffic as necessary.

Drivers are encouraged to use caution in this area of reduced visibility.

Motorists may take US 190 as an alternate route to avoid the delay caused by the fire.

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