Five-vehicle accident slows 281 traffic

Fire crews from Linn-San Manuel and Edinburg have cleared an early morning accident northbound 281.

According to the Linn-San Manuel Fire Dept., two 18-wheelers jack-knifed on the highway, eight miles north of San Manuel. Three other vehicles were involved in the accident.

281 North was reduced to one lane near the accident as the cleanup process was underway. It has since been re-opened.

No injuries have been reported.