Keys locked in police unit contributes to heavy traffic on I-10 West

Keys locked in police unit contributes to heavy traffic on I-10 West

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Around 5 p.m., an 18-wheeler stalled on the Mississippi River Bridge headed west. Traffic congestion built up all the way to I-10/I-12 split. The stalled 18-wheeler was cleared around 7:15 p.m., however a DPS officer on the scene reportedly locked his keys in his unit.

As of around 8:15 p.m., the DPS unit is still on the scene waiting for a spare key. Traffic is still heavily backed up due to this incident.

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