Eight vehicles involved in wreck near Tiger stadium

Eight vehicles involved in wreck near Tiger stadium

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - A wreck involving eight vehicles briefly caused road near the LSU football stadium Saturday morning.

Emergency Medical Services spokesman Mike Chustz said EMS was called out to the crash reported at the Nicholson and S. Stadium intersection just before 8 a.m. He said northbound lanes of Nicholson Drive were briefly closed.

There were no serious injuries and no one was sent to the hospital,according to LSU media relations director Ernie Ballard. A vehicle raveling southbound on Nicholson Dr. when its driver began experiencing a medical issue.

Ballard also said the vehicle then veered into the northbound side of Nicholson Drive and struck an oncoming vehicle, resulting in a chain reaction.

LSU police responded to the crash.

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