7 taken to hospital after crash near Abilene Zoo


ABILENE, Texas - Multiple people were hurt and seven people had to be taken to the hospital after a two-vehicle crash Thursday in southeast Abilene.

A Chevy Tahoe was rear-ended by a Dodge pickup truck while stopped at the intersection of E. South 11th Street and the Loop 322 access road, according to police.


Police said the driver of the pickup truck, a woman in her 60s, was taken to the hospital in critical condition. The Tahoe driver's condition wasn't immediately known. Other injuries ranged from minor to severe.

Police said some people were trapped in the vehicles until first responders arrived.

No identities of victims have been released at this time.