ABILENE, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) – Multiple people were injured during a three-vehicle crash in east Abilene Sunday evening.
The crash happened on the 2800 block of East Highway 80 around 5:00 p.m.
A report from the Abilene Police Department reveals a pickup truck traveling west down the highway crossed into the eastbound lanes and struck a guardrail, another vehicle, then rolled over, ejecting the driver upon impact.
The second vehicle involved in the crash was pushed into the way of a third vehicle and was struck again.
Both the driver of the pickup truck and a passenger in the second vehicle were transported to Hendrick Medical Center then later care-flighted to Fort Worth.
Several other people involved were taken to the hospital by private vehicle.
Investigators believe alcohol could be a factor in this crash.