A multiple-vehicle accident is causing a major delay on East Southeast Loop 323 in Tyler across from Robert E. Lee High school.
A vehicle crashed into Plato's Closet and several other wrecked vehicles are still in the roadway. Emergency crews are on the scene.
There is a major traffic backup in all directions and eastbound traffic on the loop is being rerouted. Tyler police are advising drivers to avoid the area until at least 6 p.m.
At least one person was transported from the scene by ambulance. Others were treated on the scene for their injuries.
We have a crew on the scene and will provide details as they become available.