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I-10 gridlocked after rescuers free trapped person from SUV crushed under semi

3 months 2 weeks 2 days ago Tuesday, May 01 2018 May 1, 2018 May 01, 2018 8:59 AM May 01, 2018 in News
Source: WBRZ
By: WBRZ Staff

BATON ROUGE- Authorities are responding to an accident involving an 18-wheeler on I-10 East at the Mississippi River Bridge near the I-110 split.

Sources say a female victim was trapped inside a vehicle pinned under the truck. After a 50 minute extraction, she was transported to OLOL. Sources say the woman suffered extensive injuries to her lower legs.

There is heavy traffic in both directions.

CLICK HERE for WBRZ's traffic map showing heavy congestion. 

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