UPDATE: All Lanes open after a vehicle accident shut down New Seward Highway

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ANCHORAGE (KTUU) UPDATE: Anchorage police say all lanes have re-opened.

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A vehicle accident on the New Seward Highway, at the scales, has closed down both southbound an northbound lanes.

It happened just before 4 p.m. Sunday afternoon.

Anchorage police responded to the crash with injuries and closed down the highway.

"There was someone experiencing some pain. I don't think it's life-threatening." said an Anchorage Police dispatcher.

Police say northbound lanes will reopen soon and trickle in and out traffic.

This is a developing story and will be updated when more information is available.