Minivan driver cited in crash that shut down I-12 East near Walker

Minivan driver cited in crash that shut down I-12 East near Walker

WALKER, LA (WAFB) - Louisiana State Police reported one person was cited in a two-vehicle crash that shut down one side of I-12 near Walker for about three hours Wednesday morning.

Troopers said the driver of a Toyota Sienna was issued a citation for careless operation after colliding with an 18-wheeler in a construction zone on I-12 East between Walker and Satsuma around 4:15 a.m.

They added no major injuries were reported. I-12 East was fully reopened minutes after 7 a.m.

Traffic was backed up for about three miles when the interstate was opened up.

Copyright 2015 WAFB. All rights reserved.