6 taken to hospital after multi-vehicle crash on Pennsylvania Turnpike

6 taken to hospital after multi-vehicle crash on Pennsylvania Turnpike

Six people were taken to a hospital following a multi-vehicle crash on the Pennsylvania Turnpike in Somerset County Sunday evening, according to WJAC in Johnstown.

The crash happened between the Somerset and Bedford exits and involved two vehicles and a tractor-trailer, according to WJAC. Five people were flown to the hospital by helicopter and one by ambulance.

The extent of their injuries is unknown at this time.

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The road has since reopened, according to the Pennsylvania Turnpike.

WJAC reported that traffic was backed up for about 10 miles.

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