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Vehicle fire, 18-wheeler crash cause early morning closure on Scenic Highway

1 month 2 days 5 hours ago Monday, September 28 2020 Sep 28, 2020 September 28, 2020 5:58 AM September 28, 2020 in News
Source: WBRZ

BATON ROUGE - Early Monday morning, a crash involving an 18-wheeler and a vehicle fire caused a lane closure on Scenic Road near Mt. Pleasant Zachary Road (Hwy 64).

The incident occurred shortly before 4:15 a.m. and led to the closure of northbound Scenic at Mt. Pleasant Zachary Road.

Officials say a vehicle fire occurred, but has since been extinguished, an 18- wheeler trailer that was hauling oil continues to block the roadway

Officials have confirmed that this is not a hazmat situation.

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