MIDWAY, Ark. (AP) — Multiple individuals have been killed in fiery collisions Wednesday that concerned eight tractor-trailer rigs and at the least three different autos on heavily-traveled Interstate 30 in southwestern Arkansas, officers stated.
The Arkansas Department of Transportation stated the crashes occurred simply earlier than 2:30 p.m. Wednesday in the eastbound lanes of the interstate close to Midway, Arkansas, about 50 miles (80.47 kilometers) southwest of Little Rock. The freeway was closed.
The Arkansas State Police reported a number of fatalities about an hour later, however troopers nonetheless hadn’t accounted for the entire motorists concerned.
Traffic was so paralyzed that state employees distributed snacks and water to stranded motorists about 7:30 p.m. No additional info was instantly out there.
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