BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A trailer came loose from a pickup truck and rolled across the Interstate 10 median, striking another truck in an accident that left one person dead.
State police said the accident happened around 3:15 p.m. Friday between the Highland Road exit and Louisiana 73 at Prairieville. Traffic was tied up in both directions until authorities reopened I-10 just before 7 p.m.
The trailer came loose from a westbound truck and crossed into the eastbound lane. The name of the victim had not been released as of Friday evening.