State Police working multiple vehicle wreck in Gillis area

CALCASIEU PARISH, LA (KPLC) - Louisiana State Police Troop D are working a traffic accident on U.S. 171 northbound at Gillis Cutoff.  The accident reportedly involves an 18-wheeler and multiple vehicles.

Authorities say there are moderate injuries.

State Police are asking that motorists avoid the crash area for the next two hours.

The roadway is partially blocked.

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