6-vehicle accident cleared on I-210

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - A six vehicle accident caused a major pile up on I-210 westbound at Nelson Road.

According to LCPD, on Wednesday around 7 a.m. five vehicles stopped due to traffic congestion on I-210. A sixth vehicle failed to stop and crashed into the vehicle in front of it.

The crash involved three 18-wheelers and three regular vehicles.

Nine people were transported to the hospital with no life threatening injuries.

All lanes are now open on I-210 westbound.

We are working to get more information on the I-10 westbound traffic accident that happened Wednesday morning as well.

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