98°
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
3 Day Outlook
Fri
100°
73°
20%
Sat
100°
75°
0%
Sun
99°
76°
20%

Latest Weather Blog

Follow our weather team on social media

18-wheeler fire snarls traffic

4 years ago July 20, 2011 Jul 20, 2011 Wednesday, July 20 2011 Wednesday, July 20, 2011 10:39:22 AM CDT in News
Source: LSP

GROSSE TETE - An 18-wheeler fire caused problems for drivers headed westbound on I-10 between Baton Rouge and Lafayette this morning.

Crews reported to the fire around 11:15 am at the Grosse Tete exit.

The fire was contained to the cab of the truck and quickly extinguished.

Louisiana State Police tell News 2 the fire was not due to a wreck but possibly hot brakes.

No one was hurt.  

The interstate was reopened around 11:30 am.

 

 

 

More News

comments powered by Disqus

Desktop News

Click to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
Radar
7 Days