UPDATE: Driver runs red light, causes six vehicle accident in Tyler
POSTED: Friday, October 28, 2011 - 1:46pm
UPDATED: Friday, October 28, 2011 - 2:49pm
TYLER — Tyler Police officials tell KETK, the accident at Troup Hwy and Loop 323 in Tyler was caused when a car ran a red light just before 2:00 Friday afternoon.
Officials say a black grand prix was headed north on Troup, when he drove through the red light and kept going.
Several other cars were crossing on the Loop and ran into each other to avoid the car.
Six people were sent to the hospital with unknown injuries.
Witnesses did not get a license plate number on the car.
Tyler Police are on the scene of a major accident on Loop 323 and Troup Hwy. in Tyler.
Officials say six vehicles are involved.
KETK has a crew on the way, and will provide more details as they become available.