39° F
Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy

Slick roads cause multi-car pileup in Carbon Co.

Published On: Jan 20 2014 07:48:06 AM EST   Updated On: Jan 20 2014 08:07:34 AM EST

3 car accident sends several to hospital


State Police in Carbon County are investigating a crash that injured a number of people.

It happened on Pohopoco Drive around 11:15 a.m. Sunday in Franklin Township.

Police say the road was slick, causing one car to lose control, cross the line and hit another car.

They say that car then spun out and slammed into a third vehicle.

Two people were flown from the scene with serious injuries and several others were taken to the hospital by ambulance.

Police say there were five juveniles inside one of the vehicles.