Five injured in I-16 wreck

An accident on Interstate 16 just past Exit 6 temporarily closed two eastbound lanes of traffic Saturday, according to the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office.

Five people were injured in the wreck, and two of them were in critical condition, Bibb Coroner Leon Jones said.

One lane was opened back up by 6:45 p.m., according to the sheriff’s office.

Additional details were not immediately available.