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October 4, 2023

Baton Rouge, LA – Lane Closure Due to Injury Crash on I-10 at Acadian Thruway

October 4, 2023

Baton Rouge, LA (August 30, 2021) – A car accident took place in Baton Rouge on Monday, August 30th.

Police said that that the crash happened at about 5:10 p.m. in the westbound lanes of Interstate 10 at the Acadian Thruway. 

The righthand lane was closed to allow local authorities and Emergency Medical Services to report to the scene. They medically evaluated everyone involved in the accident. At least one victim was transported by ambulance to a local trauma center.

This accident is under investigation by local law enforcement officers.

Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for their full recovery.

Injury Accidents in Baton Rouge

Baton Rouge, LA - Lane Closure Due to Injury Crash on I-10 at Acadian Thruway

Due in no small part to this very lack of courtesy and good judgment, several thousand accidents take place every single day throughout the United States. Even though most drivers are careful and try to be mindful of others sharing the road, they are not promised the same caution and consideration in return.  

Most collision victims are entitled to financial compensation to help relieve the financial obstacles in front of them. If you have been hurt and someone else is to blame, you need to speak with a dependable Baton Rouge car accident attorney as soon as possible.  

Until drivers start obeying the rules of the road, injuries caused by Louisiana car accidents will remain one of the top five causes of death statewide, as it has been for a decade. 

Baton Rouge Car Accident Attorney

If you think you might file a personal injury claim following a car accident, it is important that you secure legal representation from an experienced and reputable car accident attorney who understands the circumstances surrounding your accident and all the legal nuances that can affect your claim. Our Baton Rouge personal injury attorneys invest in all of our clients. They work tirelessly to ensure victims receive the full amount of financial compensation to which they are entitled. 

There are steps that all drivers can take to reduce the injurious and fatal accident rate in Louisiana. Things like minding the speed limit, going slower during inclement weather, and driving defensively are important parts of keeping our roadways safe.

If you were injured in a car accident, do not hesitate to contact our car accident attorneys in Baton Rouge by calling our offices at 504-688-3494 or 504-822-2222. Schedule a no-obligation case review to learn about your legal options, and what our attorneys recommend for your situation.

Note: These posts are constructed with the use of secondary sources. These sources include but are not limited to local and state news stories, local and state police accident reports, social media platforms, and eyewitness accounts about injury accidents that take place in New Orleans and throughout Louisiana. We did not independently verify the fact surrounding this accident. If you locate any information that is inaccurate, please contact our firm and we will correct the post to reflect the most accurate information available. We will also remove this post upon request.

Disclaimer: These posts are created to raise awareness about the dangers of driving in Louisiana. We hope that by casting light on serious accidents like this one, other drivers will take heed, and avoid being seriously injured in a similar accident. This post is not a solicitation for business. The information contained in this post is not intended to be legal or medical advice. The photo used in this post was not taken at the accident scene.

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