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I-20 west in Bossier City reopened after 18-wheeler wreck

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BOSSIER CITY, La. (KTBS) -

UPDATE: I-20 westbound in Bossier City has been reopened. 

 



 

A portion of I-20 westbound in Bossier City is closed because of an accident involving two 18-wheelers. Westbound traffic is being detoured onto I-220 while police and fire personnel work the scene.

The crash happened when a westbound tractor trailer rear ended a tanker truck in the outside lane. The driver of the tractor trailer rig had to be extradited from the truck's cab by fire department personnel but thankfully sustained only minor injuries and refused transport to a hospital.

The driver of the tanker truck was not injured. His passenger sustained minor injuries and was transported to a local hospital.

Stay with KTBS 3 News on when travel lanes are back open.

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