TRAFFIC: All roadways open following accident on Nelson - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

TRAFFIC: All roadways open following accident on Nelson Road

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) -

City police report that as of 5:25 p.m., all roads that were closed following an accident on Nelson Road have been reopened.

Traffic was still heavy in the area, city police said.

At 3:45 p.m. a truck flipped and spilled asphalt on Nelson Road near the Interstate 210 eastbound exit ramp.

The following roadways were closed during the ordeal: West Prien Lake Road from Lake Street to Nelson Road, both Nelson Road exits on I-210 and Nelson Road from Woodland Drive to the Target shopping center.

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