BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – DOTD says all lanes on I-12 East at the I-10/I-12 are now open after a vehicle fire brought traffic to a halt.
Emergency officials confirm that an 18-wheeler fire is what slowed traffic on Monday morning.
The Baton Rouge Fire Department said the fire started in the rig’s brakes before spreading to the box of the 18-wheeler. The fire department said no injuries were reported.