Wreck impacts travel on Kings Hwy. in Shreveport

Traffic, already impacted by construction in the area, can be seen getting further congested

Wreck impacts travel on Kings Hwy. in Shreveport
Shreveport Fire Department medics respond to a traffic accident that occurred on Kings Highway under Interstate 49 at 2:53 p.m. Oct. 2. (Source: Semmie Buffin/KSLA News 12)

SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) — An accident is causing traffic to back up on a major east-west artery in Shreveport.

It happened at 2:53 p.m. Wednesday on Kings Highway under Interstate 49, Caddo 911 dispatch records show.

Shreveport Fire Department has six units responding to a medical emergency at that location.

Traffic, already impacted by construction on part of Kings Highway, can be seen getting further congested as first responders work to clear the scene.

There is no immediate word on any injuries.

This is a developing story and will be updated as more information becomes available.

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