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Multi-car wreck slows traffic in Shreveport

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A wreck in south Shreveport sent four people to the hospital.

It happened around 4:15 p.m. at the intersection of Flournoy Lucas Road and Bert Kouns Industrial Loop. 

Shreveport Police tell KTBS 3 News that four cars are involved in the accident. One vehicle, which was carrying a child, overturned. According to witness statements, three of the cars were stopped at a red light when a white SUV slammed into one of the vehicles causing a chain-reaction accident. 

Four people were transported to Willis Knighton South including one child who was in the overturned vehicle. Police say that all those injured are believed to be non life-threatening. 

Police say that some lanes were shut down and Shreveport officers as well as Caddo Sheriff's Officers assisted with directing traffic.

Please avoid the area if possible as crews work to clean up the wreckage.

 

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