18-wheeler crash on I-12 E causes traffic nightmare for several hours

18-wheeler crash on I-12 E causes traffic nightmare for several hours

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Police are investigating the cause of a crash that led to a traffic nightmare for many drivers in the Baton Rouge area for several hours Saturday.

The Baton Rouge Police Department reported an 18-wheeler was on I-12 East at Millerville Road when it went off the interstate and hit a guardrail.

Investigators said they did not have any information about injuries.

The interstate was completely blocked for a few hours as crews worked to clear the scene, but cars were allowed to pass on the shoulder. It remained partially blocked until 3 p.m.

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