EMS reported an accident that on Soldiers Field Road involving a sports utility vehicle, 2 hatchback cars and a sedan.
It was reported that the accident happened on Soldiers Field Road after the front wheel of a Toyota Rav4 SUV ruptured as it traveled along the road. The driver of the Rav4, who was in the passing lane, reportedly lost control of the vehicle then swerved across the road and struck a Dodge hatchback coming in the opposite direction, police said.
A Volvo hatchback and Honda Accord were driving behind the RAV4 at a high speeds when the first collision occurred. The two vehicles could not avoid hitting the crash in progress and collided with both vehicles. The multiple crashes spread out across the road and caused all traffic to stop immediately. Several witnesses and onlookers stepped out of their cars to try to assist the victims in the vehicles involved in the wreck.
It was reported that there were nine people involved in the accident. The Toyota Rav4 SUV, Volvo hatchback and Honda Accord all had two occupants in each vehicle that were injured while the Dodge hatchback had the driver and its two passengers hurt as well.
EMS and BPD Traffic Crews were seen attending to the victims and vehicle wreckage. All of the injured people involved in the accident were transported to a nearby hospital for medical treatment.
Dr. Brian Elias, from The Accident and Injury Team, commented on the crash: “This was a serious accident that resulted in multiple injuries because of a single vehicle malfunction. As drivers we must remember to always stay vigilant because accidents can occur suddenly and without warning. Please seek medical attention if you have been in an accident. We hope that everyone involved in the crash has a speedy recovery.”
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