Lumber truck accident closes two lanes of Essen Lane - WAFB 9 News Baton Rouge, Louisiana News, Weather, Sports

Lumber truck accident closes two lanes of Essen Lane

Accident on Essen Lane (Source: BRFD) Accident on Essen Lane (Source: BRFD)
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

The Baton Rouge Fire Department says a traffic accident has shut down two lanes of traffic on Essen Lane.

A BRFD Haz Mat unit along with the St. George Fire Department are working a traffic accident involving a lumber flat bed truck in the 5200 block of Essen Lane.

The truck appears to have hit a power pole, snapping it in two, bringing down what appears to be a light pole as well.

No word on injuries our outages have been reported.

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