A wreck involving 4 vehicles closed the eastbound lanes of I-64 in Huntington for nearly an hour this morning
Police at the scene say five people were taken to the hospital.
The accident happened about 11:15 The eastbound traffic reopened about 12:15.
Police say a woman driving an SUV in the eastbound lanes tried to make an illegal u-turn. Her car was packed full of carpet rolls so her visibility was already limited. When she made the move to make the turn a pick-up-truck rear-end her shooting her car into oncoming traffic heading westbound. The SUV smashed head-on into two other cars.