4-car pile-up in Longview sends 4 to hospital - KLTV.com - Tyler, Longview, Jacksonville |ETX News

4-car pile-up in Longview sends 4 to hospital

LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) -

LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - A four car crash in Longview Monday afternoon just after 3 p.m. sent four people to area hospitals with non-life threatening injuries.

Longview accident investigators say that in the 5900 block of west Highway 80, a car had stopped to make a left hand turn. A second car had also stopped when a pickup truck rear-ended the last car, causing a chain-reaction.

Traffic was delayed as three lanes were closed, while police and emergency personnel cleared the accident scene.

Police say failure to control speed was the apparent cause of the accident.

Copyright 2010 KLTV. All rights reserved.

Powered by Frankly