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A five-car accident takes place in Sterlington, Saturday

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STERLINGTON, La.(KNOE 8 News)- A horrific five-car accident sends one driver to the hospital, and closes off a portion of US highway 165.

The accident happened around 3-PM Saturday afternoon on HWY 165 and State Route 134 near Sterlington, High School.

State police say the driver of a Buick was crushed between two trucks at the intersection after running a red light.

The impact of the accident caused two of the vehicles to spin out of control, and hit two others.

The driver of the Buick was taken to a local hospital while everyone else walked away with just cuts and bruises.

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