SATSUMA, La. (BRPROUD) – Friday is starting out rough on the roadways.
I-12 East remains closed at Satsuma Road due to an accident. Traffic is being diverted at LA 447(Walker South Road). Congestion is approaching Juban Road. Motorists are advised to take an alternate route.— Baton Rouge Traffic (@BR_Traffic) November 20, 2020
The Louisiana State Police is providing details about a road closure below:
Interstate 12 Traffic Advisory:
I-12 eastbound at milepost 19 (Satsuma) is currently closed due to an injury crash involving a tanker hauling hazmat. Both eastbound lanes of travel are currently closed at this time as crews work to clear the scene. Eastbound traffic is being diverted to US Hwy 190 at LA Hwy 447.
And yes LSP vehicle was involved and there are moderate injuries
Christine Armentor submitted this video of what the scene looked like from her vantage point:
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