It was reported that eleven people have been injured after a tractor-trailer and a van crashed into each other on Phillips Highway.
According to the authorities, a Nissan van was headed south on Phillips Highway and was at a traffic light. A tractor- trailer was traveling behind the van prior to the accident.
A report says both vehicles crashed at the intersection. The cause of the accident has not been determined by the law enforcement officials, however, an eyewitness said the driver of the truck was guilty of the crash after rear-ending the van.
Twelve people were involved in the accident. Eleven occupants were in the van when the accident occurred. The driver of the van was injured in the crash, the report says. The driver of the tractor-trailer sustained minor injuries.
Eleven people were taken to the hospital. The extent of their injuries is unknown at this time.
Police are still investigating the crash.
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