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Proposed e-cigarette regulations; Live report from Art Walk

Good Afternoon,

Lee Peck in for Cynthia with a look at what we are working on this Friday.

Car trouble leads to a deadly accident in Sulphur. It happened early this morning on Interstate 10. We'll have details.

Plus, the FDA has taken its first steps to regulate e-cigarettes. KPLC's Haley Rush talks to local store owners about the proposed regulations.

A burglary at a local barn has the owner asking for help to find the culprits. As KPLC's Monica Grimaldo reports, more than $2,000 worth of equipment was stolen.

Also, vendors and artists have already started setting up in Downtown Lake Charles. KPLC's Erica Bivens will have a live report from Art Walk.

And, there are no problems this evening in the weather department. Chief Meteorologist Wade Hampton will have full details in his forecast.

We'll see you tonight at Five & Six. Until then, we're always on at kplctv.com.

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