Car hits Cintas truck from behind between Abbeville, Maurice on La. 167

Abbeville firemen clean La. 167 after the accident. The front end of the compact car was damaged and the driver was taken to a hospital.

Traffic on La. 167, between Abbeville and Maurice, was backed up because of a two-vehicle accident Thursday morning at around 11 o'clock.
The driver of a compact car looked to have hit a Cintas truck from behind at the corner of Ludy Street and La. 167. The driver of the car was taken to a Lafayette hospital. It was unknown if the Cintas truck was turning onto Ludy Street and if the driver of the truck was injured. .
Because the car hit the truck from behind, diesel leaked out of the Cintas truck.
Traffic heading north on La. 167 backed up about half a mile as the road was cleaned and cleared.

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