UPDATE: U.S. 270 Near Wister Back Open After Accident

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LEFLORE COUNTY (KFSM) — Both lanes of U.S. 270 just west of Wister in LeFlore County are back open after a two-vehicle accident Wednesday morning (Oct. 7).

Troopers with the Oklahoma Highway Patrol said the accident happened around 7:30 a.m.

Troopers said traffic was blocked for nearly an hour as crews worked to clear the scene.

A number of people involved were injured, but troopers said their injuries are considered minor.

The cause of the accident is currently under investigation.