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2-vehicle accident restricts travel on northbound I-49

A car wound up upside-down after a two-vehicle wreck on northbound Interstate 49 in Shreveport...
A car wound up upside-down after a two-vehicle wreck on northbound Interstate 49 in Shreveport early the afternoon of March 26. (Source: Semmie Buffin/KSLA News 12)
Updated: Mar. 26, 2018 at 3:12 PM CDT
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SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) - All lanes of northbound Interstate 49 in Shreveport are back open to traffic.

Travel on northbound I-49 was down to one lane for a time Monday afternoon as crews worked to clear a two-vehicle accident.

It happened at 1:31 p.m. on I-49 just before the Kings Highway exit in Shreveport.

Police say one car clipped the rear of another.

One vehicle wound up upside-down.

Both drivers were taken to a hospital to be checked out.

The wreck closed all but the middle lane and caused traffic to back up about 3 miles.

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