UPDATE: Vehicle rolls down embankment, hitting a semi on 287, 3 - Newschannel 6 Now | Wichita Falls, TX

UPDATE: Vehicle rolls down embankment, hitting a semi on 287, 3 injured

WICHITA FALLS, TX (KAUZ) -

Emergency responders were called to the area of Highway 287 and Loop 11 for a reported multi-vehicle accident.

Officials tell us a vehicle ran out of gas on the access road coming off of 287 towards Loop 11. Three people were outside the vehicle pushing it and lost control of the vehicle. The vehicle then rolled down the embankment, onto 287, and hit a semi-truck. 

The three people outside the car pushing it were injured, two were transported to the hospital with unknown injuries. The third had minor injuries and was not taken to the hospital.

Eastbound Highway 287 was shut down while crews worked to clear the accident.

Stay with us for more details.

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