Car accident on Highland causes lane closures, power outages
POSTED: Monday, January 23, 2012 - 4:21pm
UPDATED: Monday, January 23, 2012 - 5:51pm
Baton Rouge, La (NBC33) — A portion of Highland Road was blocked off for the better portion of the day.
The single-car accident happened around 11:45 a.m.
BRPD said the driver lost control of the vehicle near the Gardere intersection and went into a ditch.
The car knocked down a light pole and power for a portion of the area; both of the lanes on Highland were blocked off for several hours.