WEST BATON ROUGE PARISH, LA (WAFB) - Emergency officials are responding to a wreck on U.S. 190 near LA 415 involving three 18-wheelers and three other cars.
The wreck happened just before 7 p.m. on Wednesday, January 17 on the overpass bridge in Port Allen.
Several people were transported to a local hospital with minor to moderate injuries. One of the 18-wheeler drivers had to be extricated and sustained serious injuries.
West Baton Rouge Sheriff Mike Cazes says the crash began when a utility trailer became detached from the vehicle towing it.
Icy conditions may have also contributed to the wreck.