House fire shuts down part of Jefferson Hwy.
UPDATE: All lanes open on Jefferson Hwy. open.
BATON ROUGE - At least two southbound lanes of Jefferson Hwy. from the I-12 eastbound entrance ramp to Bluebonnet are closed at this time due to a morning house fire.
Traffic is being diverted onto the eastbound of I-12.
Fire officials encourage drivers to avoid that area if possible.
Fire broke out at a home in the 9100 block of Jefferson Hwy. just before 7 Friday morning.
No one was hurt.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.
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