A multiple-vehicle accident on Laurel Road shut down traffic during the afternoon.
According to Ronda Fox with the Billings Police Department, the drivers of a Jeep and Saab were trying to merge onto Laurel Road, when the 51-year-old driver of a Buick Century crashed into the back of them.
During the accident, a second crash took place where an 81-year-old man struck another car. Nobody was seriously injured in both incidents. Both male drivers were cited for following too close.