BENTON, Ark. (KTHV) – Arkansas State Police are on the scene of a car accident on I-30 West near the Benton exit.

According to Arkansas State Police PIO Bill Sadler, one person was injured and transported to a local hospital by helicopter. The extent of their injuries is unknown at this time.

A section of I-30 was closed, but has now reopened. Officials urge drivers to use caution in the area.

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