NEWBERRY SPRINGS:(VVNG.com)- At 10:18 a.m. a multi-vehicle collision occurred on the Eastbound Interstate 40 and Fort Cady Road in the area of Newberry Springs. The accident involved 7 semi-trucks and 3 passenger vehicles. A ruptured fuel tank was reported on one of the semi-trucks causing a spill of approximately 70 gallons of fuel onto the roadway.
No details have been provided as to the cause of the accident although a witness reported that a Hummer possibly hit the back of one of the semi-trucks.
A total of 9 patients were transported for injuries to different hospitals. At this time no major injuries have been reported, we will update information as it is received.