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Crash on I-10 West involving honey bee trucks cleared

Source: STFPD #1 Source: STFPD #1
SLIDELL, LA (WVUE) -

A series of accidents closed I-10 westbound at the Old Pearl River Bridge for several hours Wednesday. 

The accident was cleared, and all lanes were opened before noon. 

The accidents happened on I-10 West at Mile Marker 270. Two people were sent to area hospitals with injuries, according to the St. Tammany Fire Protection District #1. 

State Police said those that were taken to the hospital did not have serious injuries. 

State Police Trooper Dustin Dwight told NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune that a total of eight vehicles were involved in the accident on the bridge. 

According to State Police, two 18-wheelers involved in the accident were hauling cargo of live honey bees. 

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