Portion of Burbank Drive closed Thursday due to gas leak

Burbank Drive from Bluebonnet Boulevard to Highland Road has now reopened after being closed for several hours Thursday due to a gas leak.

FIRST ALERT TRAFFIC: Road Closures/Lane Shifts

Here is a list of current road closures in the area.

  Young girl dead, another child critically injured in wreck near Siegen Lane; impairment suspected

Neither child was properly restrained at the time of the crash, according to police. Impairment is suspected to be a factor.

  Baton Rouge City Court reducing certain traffic tickets due to threat of COVID-19

Officials with Baton Rouge City Court say due to the ongoing threat of COVID-19 they are reducing all traffic violations that do not involve an accident will be reduced and amended to a non-moving violation.

  Central man dies in crash on Greenwell Springs Road

Authorities say one man is dead after a head-on crash that temporarily closed a portion of Greenwell Springs Road early Tuesday, May 26.

Motorcyclist killed in Livingston Parish crash

A 58-year-old man died after he collided with a car while riding his motorcycle in Livingston Parish.