- Associated Press - Wednesday, October 12, 2016

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A roadway was shut down as authorities tried to wrangle cows that had escaped from a trailer following a crash in Baton Rouge.

Local media outlets report both southbound lanes of Airline Highway were closed at Sherwood Commons on Tuesday after a cow trailer overturned. The cows escaped the trailer, roaming onto the roadway.

Multiple agencies worked to corral the cows, which were shown running down the highway in videos posted on social media.

The road, which was closed for about an hour, has since reopened.

Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times is switching its third-party commenting system from Disqus to Spot.IM. You will need to either create an account with Spot.im or if you wish to use your Disqus account look under the Conversation for the link "Have a Disqus Account?". Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.

 

Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide