5-car pileup on Route 13

WILLIAMSON COUNTY, IL (KFVS) - Emergency crews are on the scene of a five car pileup on Route 13 near Crab Orchard Lake.

The Illinois State Police said the crash happened around 5:30 p.m. as traffic was making its way across Crab Orchard Lake.

It happened in the eastbound lanes.

The  four cars and one pickup truck all had to be towed from the scene.

Only one lane of traffic was open for more than two hours as troopers investigated the crash.

Backing up traffic for miles all the way back to Reed Station Road in Carbondale

No one was injured in the crash.

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