Minor slowdowns on I-10 to downtown BR, downed tree near LSU, mu - WAFB 9 News Baton Rouge, Louisiana News, Weather, Sports

Minor slowdowns on I-10 to downtown BR, downed tree near LSU, multiple crashes on surface streets

I-10 at Perkins (Source: Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development) I-10 at Perkins (Source: Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development)

7:30 a.m. - The LSU Police Department reports if traveling on Acadian/Stanford into campus, there is a tree down near campus. There are also reports of traffic lights from Perkins to campus not functioning. Everyone is urged to use an alternate route.

7:12 a.m. - Crashes reported in Baton Rouge on Edison Street at Hatcher Avenue, Jefferson Highway at Bluebonnet Boulevard, Millerville Road at Harrells Ferry Road and Oleander Street at South 16th Street.

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6:00 a.m. - Officers with the Baton Rouge Police Department are investigating a couple of minor crashes on Chippewa Street between Lockwood Avenue and Linwood Street and on I-110 North near Hollywood Street.

5:35 a.m. - The Plaquemine Sunshine ferry is operating.

3:15 a.m. - All lanes on Nicholson Drive are back open.

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