Rogers Fire Department Responds To Accident On Interstate 49 At Pleasant Grove Road

ROGERS (KFSM) — Rogers Fire Department responded to an injury accident at the Pleasant Grove Road exit (Exit 81) of Interstate 49 that snarled traffic during rush hour.

The two-vehicle accident happened in the northbound lanes of the interstate and tied up traffic during rush hour, said Rogers Fire Chief Tom Jenkins. All three northbound lanes quickly slowed south of the Lowell exit three miles away.

Traffic was back to normal about half an hour later.

Rogers firefighters said on a Facebook post that injuries were reported, but Jenkins said he did not know the extent of those injuries.

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