9News Early Edition from Matt Williams: January 2 2015 - WAFB 9 News Baton Rouge, Louisiana News, Weather, Sports

Neighbors react to crash that killed three residents

Scene of the crash  (Source: WAFB) Scene of the crash (Source: WAFB)

From the desk of Matt Williams: Coming up this morning

With a wake planned for today and the funeral set for tomorrow, it's going to be a very difficult few days for the friends and family of Denham Springs Police Officer James Foster. We'll get you caught up on what's happening. Plus, what's happening in the world of weather as you begin 2015? Is the weekend looking any better, or are you going to get wet? And did you catch any of the football games on New Year's Day? That last one sure shook things up a bit huh? We'll see you for 9NTM, The Big Extra Hour and The Early Edition beginning at 4:30 a.m. 

Check out our DOTD Traffic Watch cameras before hitting the road today to make sure there aren't any delays on your route. If you do run into any unusual traffic issues while on the roads, you can always see traffic on our WAFB app. Join us for 9NTM & The Early Edition beginning at 4:30 a.m.


High 69,  Low 50 Scattered showers, isolated thunderstorms, warmer Evening:  Isolated showers       

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