Five Car Crash Injures Multiple People

A five car crash on US 287 sent multiple people to the hospital Saturday night.

The crash occurred around 6:40 p.m. on south bound US 287 just north of the Wise County line by Sunset at 101. One person was ejected from their car and people involved were airlifted to the Harris and John Peter Smith hospital.

Department of Public Safety troopers are on the scene investigating. Montague County Sheriff deputies and other agencies are helping to direct traffic that has been backed up for miles.

Newschannel Six has crews on the scene and we'll bring you the latest information as it becomes available.