CENTRAL, LA (WAFB) - One person suffered serious injuries in a crash involving three large commercial vehicles that shut down a Louisiana highway for a few hours Wednesday morning.
Louisiana State Police reported it happened on Greenwell Springs Road near Alphonse Forbes Road, which is outside the city of Central, before 7:45 a.m.
Troopers said the investigation so far shows one vehicle stalled, which forced the vehicle behind it to stop. They added a third vehicle rear-ended the second, pushing it into the first.
The crash resulted in the closure of the highway in both directions. All lanes were reopened just before 11:45 a.m.
The investigation is ongoing.