3-vehicle crash leaves 5 people hospitalized

Police say truck skidded on wet pavement, causing crash


SAN ANTONIO – A crash on a misty Northeast Side street sent five people to the hospital Saturday morning.

The three-vehicle crash happened just before 11 a.m. on Nacogdoches Road at La Posita.

Police said the driver of a pickup lost control on a rain-slickened road and collided with one car, then skidded and crashed into another car.

Firefighters and emergency medical services personnel said they had to cut all three vehicles open to get to the injured people inside.

One man in the pickup suffered the most serious injuries. Emergency medical services personnel transported him to the San Antonio Military Medical Center.

Police said the other people were not seriously hurt.


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