Nathan Gogo here with the weekend outlook: Lots of clouds for Saturday and Sunday with daytime high temps on Sunday in the mid 50's. Merry Christmas!
AMARILLO (April 9, 2014) Seven people were taken to the hospital in Amarillo after a chain-reaction accident that sent an SUV through the outer wall of a fast-food restaurant.
The accident happened Tuesday night when a tractor-trailer hauling a load of hay entered an intersection along a busy boulevard and struck a Honda in which three people were riding, police said.
The force of the collision sent the rig over a curb and into a McDonald's parking lot where it struck an SUV, pushing it through the restaurant’s outer wall.
Two people inside the restaurant were among those taken to a hospital.
The injuries were not considered life-threatening, police said.
Police Cpl. Sean Slover said Wednesday the initial collision was the result of a vehicle running a red light, but he wasn't certain which one.