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1 dead, several taken to hospital in 7-vehicle Northwest Side pileup

Crash happened on I-10 E near Wurzbach Road

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SAN ANTONIOUPDATE: The man killed in the pileup was identified by the Bexar County medical examiner as 25-year-old Marc Martinez.

ORIGINAL STORY: One person is dead and several people were taken to the hospital following a crash on the city’s Northwest Side.

The crash happened on Interstate 10 eastbound lanes near Wurzbach Road.

A truck driver rear-ended one vehicle and caused a chain reaction. Six cars and an 18-wheeler were involved in the crash.

Slick roads may have had something to do with the crash, but investigators are still looking into what caused the crash.

The people taken to the hospital are expected to be OK.