Baton Rouge- An 89-year-old woman whose car crashed into Wards Creek from an Interstate 10 East exit ramp near the Mall of Louisiana died of natural causes shortly before the car plunged into the water, that's according to the parish coroner.
Autopsy results show Vivian Augustin died of a... more »
LIVINGSTON - Deputies said an inmate in Livingston Parish died of natural causes while in the jail this week.
A sheriff's department spokesperson said Charles David Dunn, 47, died Tuesday in the Livingston Parish Detention Center.
Livingston Parish Coroner Dr. Ron Coe performed an autopsy and found Dunn... more »
BATON ROUGE -The right lane is blocked on I-12 West at O'Neal and all lanes are now open on I-12 East at O'Neal, after an accident on the westbound side, according to DOTD.
Fire and EMS crews are on the scene.
Traffic is passing through the left lane... more »
BATON ROUGE - Drivers heading westbound along Interstate 10 this morning continue to deal with delays after an accident at the I-10/I-12 caused highway officials to close the left lane.
The state Department of Transportation and Development says all lanes are now open, but backups continue to the Highland... more »
The comment from BP's chairman that the oil giant cares about "the small people" has received an icy reception from residents along the Gulf Coast.
BP Chairman Carl-Henric Svanberg told reporters in Washington on Wednesday: "I hear comments sometimes that large oil companies are greedy companies or don't care,... more »