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UPDATE: Red light-runner sought in 6-car pile up

Tyler Police are seeking a white male driving a black Pontiac Grand Prix that is believed to have run a red light heading northbound on Troup, leading a vehicle to swerve causing the chain-reaction six-car-pile up in the intersection.

Six people were transported to local hospitals. Officers believe the injuries are non-life threatening.

The accident scene is now cleared.

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - A major accident involving at least four vehicles is blocking traffic at the intersection of Troup Highway and Loop 323.

Our reporter on the scene says a civilian is directing traffic.

Emergency crews are now on scene.

Alternative streets to avoid the intersection are Golden Road, Old Troup Highway, Lindbergh Drive, and Paluxy. See the map in the top right hand corner of your screen for more details and other alternatives.

More information will be posted as it becomes available

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