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Driver hit utility pole along Airline Highway; roadway blocked by downed power lines

3 years 7 months 4 days ago Tuesday, December 08 2020 Dec 8, 2020 December 08, 2020 1:26 PM December 08, 2020 in News
Source: WBRZ

BATON ROUGE - Airline Highway is partially closed Tuesday afternoon as authorities work to clear a crash that knocked over power lines.

The crash happened shortly before 1 p.m. on Airline at Goodwood Boulevard, near Baton Rouge Police headquarters. Police said a car ran into a utility pole and knocked down the lines. 

One person was taken to the hospital after the wreck.

The highway remains closed for drivers traveling south at the intersection.

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