RIVERVIEW, FL – Multiple people sustained injuries in an accident involving six vehicles on the interstate in central Hillsborough County Saturday morning, reports WFTS abc Action News.
Police say the incident happened around 5:15 a.m. on the southbound side of I-75 near the Gibsonton exit.
The investigation thus far indicates that two cars initially collided, causing a pile-up with additional vehicles. An RV camper veered into the shoulder to avoid the wreck, hitting a stopped car. The RV then overturned in the median.
Authorities say that many people were hospitalized following the crash, though the extent of their injuries is unknown at this time.
A full investigation regarding the cause of the accident is underway.
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