Vehicle fire shuts down part of I-12 near Walker
WALKER - Cleanup is underway along I-12 near Juban Rd. (LA 447) following an early morning vehicle fire.
An 18 wheeler caught fire just before 5am Tuesday.
Eastbound traffic had to be diverted for about two hours, but has since re-opened to traffic leaving only the right lane blocked.
The right lane near exit 447 is expected to remain closed for a few hours.