DENHAM SPRINGS, LA (WAFB) - Officials reported I-12 West was shut down Thursday morning due to an accident involving five vehicles. All lanes were reopened around 9:45 a.m.
One of the vehicles involved in the crash overturned.
Denham Springs Police say traffic was slowing to a stop when an 18-wheeler hit the back of a mini van, which hit other cars.
A woman in the mini van was taken to the hospital with moderate to severe injuries. The driver of the 18-wheeler was ticketed for careless operation.
The identification of those involved has not yet been released.