Chain reaction crash on I-35 sends at least 5 to local hospital

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WACO, Texas (KWTX) A chain-reaction crash Thursday evening on Interstate 35 in Waco sent at least five people to local hospitals.

The initial crash in the southbound lanes on the Waco Drive bridge involved a fuel tanker, the Waco Fire Department said.

Two victims had to be freed from the wreckage, the fire department tweeted.

Southbound traffic was backed up because of the crash and TxDOT was advising motorists to expect delays.

Further details weren’t immediately available.