Semi vs SUV wreck sends five people to hospital - KSWO, Lawton, OK- Wichita Falls, TX: News, Weather, Sports. ABC, 24/7, Telemundo -

Semi vs SUV wreck sends five people to hospital

Posted: Updated:
Photo Courtesy: Laura Koen Sanders Photo Courtesy: Laura Koen Sanders

Five people were taken to an Amarillo hospital Saturday night after the SUV they were riding in was hit by semi truck.

The SUV was attempting to use the turnaround on I-40 near Hope Road when a semi hit the car from the side.

The driver of the semi and his passenger were not injured, but all five people riding in the SUV were taken to a hospital. The severity of their injuries is unknown at this time.

Traffic was also backed up going east bound on I-40 while officers worked to clear the scene.

  • Local NewsLocal NewsMore>>

  • Superhero marathon fun for kids, benefits schools

    Superhero marathon fun for kids, benefits schools

    Friday, August 29 2014 7:14 PM EDT2014-08-29 23:14:12 GMT
    KSWO is offering cash awards for schools with the highest percentage of participation in the Spirit of Survival Superhero Kids' Marathon on October 5.
    KSWO is offering cash awards for schools with the highest percentage of participation in the Spirit of Survival Superhero Kids' Marathon on October 5.
  • Gas stations see rise in counterfeit money

    Gas stations see rise in counterfeit money

    Friday, August 29 2014 6:51 PM EDT2014-08-29 22:51:05 GMT
    Lawton police are investigating several cases of counterfeit bills being passed at local gas stations.
    Lawton police are investigating several cases of counterfeit bills being passed at local gas stations.
  • Sunset Elementary traffic to ease up

    Sunset Elementary traffic to ease up

    Friday, August 29 2014 6:12 PM EDT2014-08-29 22:12:12 GMT
    City officials are making a major change to the traffic flow outside of Sunset Elementary School in Altus.
    City officials are making a major change to the traffic flow outside of Sunset Elementary School in Altus.
ADVERTISEMENT
Bookmark and Share
Powered by WorldNow
KSWO-TV, 1401 SE 60th Street
Lawton, OK 73501

Telephone: (580) 355-7000
Fax: (580) 357-3811
Email: news@kswo.com

All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Worldnow and KSWO. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.